Is this Job for Real? Dodging Fake Recruiters and Employment Scams

27, Feb, 2023

The job hunt can make you feel eager, impulsive and even desperate, depending how long you’ve been at it and what hiring conditions are like. Unfortunately, there are bad actors out there who are well aware of how tense job hunters might be feeling. These sharks will capitalize on this by creating fake job postings as a way to bleed out your personally identifiable information (PII) and steal from you.

Luckily, there are plenty of warning signs for you to pick up on with these fake postings. The article we found from career recruiter Robert Half points these red flags out, and offers strategies you can use to steer clear of getting swindled on your job hunt.

Check out this article from to keep your job hunt clear of scams and fake recruiters.