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While many student are looking for work, you may receive job solicitation offers to your inbox from time to time. A small percentage might have some weight, but most of these are not legitimate. The example below was reported to Abuse questioning its merit.

The first indication this is fake is the sender's address. Normally, students don't pose as the "Head of Recruitment" for some very generalized-sounding company. The information they are requesting up front is concerning. All of this together is exactly what someone might need to fill out any kind of subscription or form in YOUR NAME. Finally, if getting easy money quickly sounds too good to be true, it usually is!

Please report any suspicious emails to