Sort It Update: Employment scams
Sort It! Deakin Legal Service has recently noticed a spike in employment scams being reported by students.
Finding a job is hard. But if you are offered a job without an in-person interview, you should take care to ensure the offer is being made by a genuine employer before you accept it, to avoid getting caught in a scam.
Scammers can use your details to commit identity theft. They can involve you in transferring stolen property or stolen money.
If you are currently looking for a job, take some time to read the information provided on the Scamwatch website.