Friday, May 27, 2016
Facebook is the best way to be updated on things, and it is also great tool to get in touch with your friends and family members. However, unfortunately it is also full of scammers that are waiting for their next victim.
Here are three scams to watch out for:
1. Facebook Friend Impersonator – this is common on email scam, they just branch out to Facebook. They hack one of your friend or relatives Facebook account and send you a message that he/she won money and he/she also found your name on the winners list. The impersonator will say that it is legitimate, well since you know him/her personally you know it's true. The impersonator will then say that you will need to pay a small fee in taxes, shipping fees, or other fees in order to claim your money. Most of the time, you will first receive a friend request from a friend or family member (impersonator) then you will receive this message from them.
By posing as someone you trust, it will be easier for them to trick you.
2. Facebook Lottery – I receive a lot of messages like this. Here you will get a Facebook message who claims to be from Facebook. The message will said that you won thousand of dollars in prize money from the company. What you'll need to do is pay taxes for your winnings upfront. The “Facebook employee” will then ask you to wire transfer the tax money. Sometimes it's not taxes but shipping fees, processing fees, etc.
There's no such thing as Facebook lottery, it’s a scam!
3. Scammers Pretend to be a Military Personnel Asking for Help – these scammers who ussually from Ghana or Nigeria will steal identities of real soldiers on social networking sites like Facebook and impersonate them as military members. The will tell you stories about them and will also post pictures. Then when they know that they got through you they will ask for your help. This scammers will ask for money, or even gadgets they ask for money for airfare so they can return home.
You can also check out BBB.org for other Facebook Scams.
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Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Clickworker is a German-based company that will pay you to work online from the comfort of your own home or wherever you are to do simple and short tasks. All you need for this work is your computer and and internet connection. It is pretty similar to Amazon MTurk which is also a crowdsourcing site.
Clickworker work independently and you have your own schedule. It is also FREE to join. There are also no formal qualifications needed to join.
How much is the Pay?
The amount of money that you earn will depend on the project and the description of the task that you are working on. It can range from cents to two-digit euro sums. Most of their workers average around $9 an hour.
The pay is calculated according to the estimated average processing time as well as the level of difficulty, the length time to do the task, the amount of research involved or special knowledge skills required to do the job.
You will be able to get your pay once it reached $10, your balance never expires. Payment option is a verified PayPal account or if you are from states that belong to the SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) you can have your payment credited to a bank account once a month.
PayPal users are paid once a week between Wednesday and Friday; bank account users on the 7th or 8th of the next month.
Tasks that you can find here range from writing, search engine evaluation, data entry or research. You will see different tasks each time you log in. You will only have access to tasks you are qualified to do. In order to determine whether or not you are qualified, you’ll have to take a short assessment for each type of task. These may or may not be retaken if you fail depending on the type of task.
Tasks that you have finished will need to be approved before you see the money that you earned from that task reflected in your account.
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Thursday, May 5, 2016
Yep, I have written a post about GetPaid.Social being a scam since they've cancelled the FREE Membership, hijacking your funds if you don't upgrade to a paying member stiffing you $9.97/month + $10 setup fee. Looks like they had a change of heart and they are bringing back the FREE Membership.
"I realize that the #1 value to marketers and advertisers looking to leverage the power of our community to increase their social engagement, reach & following is the NUMBER of members we have for them to potentially reach! By ONLY allowing PREMIUM members the opportunity to earn by completing tasks, we are seriously devaluing our community and I realize that now. The truth is, we want as many people as possible having the ability and opportunity to earn by completing tasks!" - this is their excuse in the email that I've received.
Another thing they have a new system called My Online Marketing Agency System ("M.O.M.A) according to them this will solve their problem of having not enough tasks.
Verdict: I don't know what to believe anymore, but I think I will give GetPaid.Social another chance but I will not delete my post saying that it is a scam, let it be lesson to them.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Online Micro Job is a website that let its user earn money by doing simple tasks online just like
GetPaid.Social. However, Online Micro Job is a legitimate FREE site that will not hijack your earnings if you don't pay up $10 a month fee plus $10 set up fee like GetPaid.Social.
Online Micro Job is FREE! Earning money is simple and quick, just choose simple tasks that you can do like liking a video, signing up in an email list, liking a Facebook page, sharing a Facebook post, watching short video, giving feedback about a website or a video, adding a comment in a forum, posting a link, entering your Zip code, downloading a file and many more.
Here, all the work that you have done is checked manually by the Employers or the people who created the job. When you finished a job the status will be Pending until the Employer Accepts or Declines your work or once 7 days have passed with no selection by the Employer. So you need to pay attention on the requirements of the employer and follow it.
If the Employer does not accept or reject your work in 7 days the work is automatically accepted and your account credited on the 7th day.
The minimum amount to be able to withdraw your funds is $10. You can withdraw to your paypal account.
Signup right now here and get a $1.00 Bonus.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
GetPaid.Social is a website that let its user earn money by doing simple tasks online like viewing a website, signing up in an email list, liking a Facebook page, sharing a Facebook post, watching short video, giving feedback about a website or a video, giving a feedback about a logo, or answering simple questions.
Here's my past post promoting their site HERE....
So are they a scam? I say YES they are a SCAM. Why? after they promise that joining their program is FREE they are changing that policy since they have already hooked a lot of FREE members and they are requiring those members to pay up $9.97/month + a small one-time $10 setup fee to be able to continue their membership and be able to get the money that they have earned fair and square by doing tasks. Now GetPaid.Social is hijacking those earnings if you not pay up. It's like a ransom money! Pay up or get your money confiscated. Greedy bastards!
Here's their Ransom Note:
"You Must UPGRADE Your Membership To Continue Receiving Access to The Task Marketplace & Your Members Area!
As of 11:59 PM (Eastern Time) April 15th, we will no longer be supporting your FREE membership. You can activate your Premium membership for only $9.97/month + a small one-time $10 setup fee. If you do not upgrade before the deadline, your account will be de-activated and you will forfeit any owed earnings. Don't let that happen! Upgrade now as we are about to ROCK this thing and you WILL be missing out if you're not part of it! Thank you for your support and membership. If you choose not to stay with us...we wish you well!"
Thursday, March 31, 2016
It's so easy to make money online doing paid surveys on CashCrate. As you can see on the screen shot above, they offer daily surveys to make sure that you have plenty to do which means your income stream is continous. You can also make money by completing offers and shopping online.
CashCrate is FREE to join and they have been in the business since 2006 and has over 2 million members worldwide.
You can withdraw your money in your accout once you meet their minimum payout of $20. You can have your payments processed by the 20th of the following month. So, if you earn $100 in January, your payment will be sent in the middle of February.
Sign-up here to START MAKING MONEY ONLINE
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Points2Shop is an online rewards program were you can earn points by doing surveys, fulfilling offers, watching videos, playing games, and shopping online. They also offer Points2Shop’s mobile apps which you can use anywhere you are.
Ponts2Shop also have a weekly lottery! Lottery drawings are held on Wednesdays. To receive tickets you play the Spin2Win games that pops up when you claim an offer.
They also offer contest area where they put fun contests for members to participate in for even more chances at great points.
Once you have enough points you can exchange it for rewards which includes gift cards and game cards or you can withdraw your cash earnings online. Payment options are Payza, Paypal, Global Virtual Visa® Reward, Check, or Amazon.com Gift Card. Minimum payout is $1.00.
JOIN NOW HERE FOR FREE