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Online job offer seem too good to be true? It may be

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If you need some extra cash, you may have considered online job offers.

The idea of working from home and setting your own hours is attractive. But do your research first. Check to see that the company is local and has an office. If not, you may be a target for scammers.

One woman we spoke to took an online job mailing what she thought were payroll checks. But those checks turned out to be counterfeit, and investigators showed up at the woman's door.

Better Call Harry has a lesson for job seekers.

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