Steer Clear of Work-at-Home Scams

From Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC

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As COVID-19 continues to spread, you may be looking for ways to make money without ever stepping foot outside your door. Maybe you saw an ad online for a business coaching program you can do from your living room. Or maybe you got a call about getting paid to stuff envelopes from your dining room table. While these might look like easy ways to earn quick money and stay safe at home – most of these jobs are scams.

Watch the video below to learn how you can be on the lookout for work-at-home scams.

Check out Working From Home to learn more about protecting yourself from work-at-home scams. In the market for a job? Visit the Jobs and Making Money for tips on avoiding job scams.

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