Interview: New Scam Targets Job Seekers

By Jenna Laine
Host, Your Wake Up Call

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Millions are still desperately seeking employment The latest illicit money-making scheme preys on job-hunters so eager to work that they’ll pay for the privilege. The scam can be carried out on-line, by phone or in person. In all cases, job applicants are promised employment in exchange for some kind of up-front payment. Adding to the perceived legitimacy of the scam is that the fake jobs are often posted on legitimate job-matching websites.

ABC News correspondent Jim Ryan discusses:

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