(FOXBUSINESS) — Are you looking for a job? Be careful, you may be duped. The Better Business Bureau Opens a New Window. reports that employment scams were the riskiest scams of 2018. The BBB says job scams were the most dangerous because of the volume of reports, the number of people that fell for the scam and the median dollars lost.
“Consumers aren’t doing enough to protect themselves, but the good news is that the things they can do are not hard,” said Katherine Hutt, national spokesperson for the Better Business Bureau. “They just need to understand better what the scams are and the tactics that scammers use.”