One of the worst feelings you can have is the realization that you’ve been duped. Especially in working at home. You’ve put your faith and money into a program you believe will allow you to have financial security and work/life balance, only to discover the program is a fake.
The very best way to avoid being scammed, is to be informed. Too many people jump into working at home without learning about it and researching their options. Work-At-Home Success strives to offer the information you need as well as tips to avoiding scams.
But what if you’ve already lost money? Unfortunately, the odds are slim that you’ll get your money back. But there are some actions you can take. Over at Home Business About.com, I posted an article, “I’ve Been Scammed! Now What?”. This article provides steps you can take to try and get your money back, as well as resources for reporting the scam. If you’re concerned you may have been scammed or know for sure you’ve been scammed, be sure to read this articl
Leslie Truex is an ideaphoric writer, speaker, entrepreneur, social worker and mom trying to do it all from the comfort of her home. Since 1998, she's been helping others create careers they love by providing work-at-home information and resources through Work-At-Home Success.
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