Struggling Economy Makes Environment Ripe For Job Scammers

If you are among the many Americans desperately looking for work, then you also might be among the growing number of victims who have fallen prey to job scams.

Jobs that promise "easy money," "flexible work from home hours," or advertise "no experience necessary" are just some of the ways con artists posing as fake employers get you on the hook to either steal your identity or make a quick buck.