That check they gave you is no good and will bounce eventually. When it does, you are left holding the bag for the amount you wired plus a bounced check fee plus the wire transfer fee! Here are a few warning signs to spot this kind of scam before you get taken:A.
The check will have the name and address of a company completely unrelated to the offer. Scam artists steal the name and account number of real companies so that the check won't bounce as soon as you deposit it.B.
Anytime you are asked to wire money at someone else's request, it's a big red flag.Next: New Scam No. 7