Tagged: mystery shopping scam

Don’t Fall For the Detective Shopper Scam

Don’t Fall For the Detective Shopper Scam

I’ve written in the past about secret/mystery shopper scams. They aren’t as uncommon as I would like, not by a long shot. I received an email the other day, calling it a detective shopper position. A small change in name, but the same old scam. You have been selected...

When the Work at Home Company is Real, but the Job Isn’t

When the Work at Home Company is Real, but the Job Isn’t

Spotting work at home scams isn’t all that easy at times. The more devious ones try to hide their nature by inserting legitimate appears features. A popular way that’s happening right now is with scammers using the names of legitimate mystery shopping companies to get people to cash their...