Job scams and scams in general are becoming more common. In 2018 job scams were the top scam in the United States and Canada, and was the 3rd top scam for North Dakota and Minnesota as reported to KXNET.com by the Better Business Bureau Scam Tracker.
A workshop is being offered in the Bismarck Workforce Center on Mondays at 10:00 AM. The workshop covers the different types of scams that we have been seeing, provides tips on how to spot a job scam, gives pointers on how to verify an employer, and tips that can help scam proof your Job search. If you are the unfortunate victim of a job scam, information is available on where to report.
For more information on workshops offered by Job Service Bismarck, click here.