The Margin: Laid off and looking for work? Watch out for scammers, FTC warns


As if losing your job wasn’t terrible enough…

Mass layoffs across tech, social media and digital news outlets over the past few months have sent tens of thousands of Americans on the job hunt. But now the Federal Trade Commission is warning that scammers are fine-tuning their approaches to take advantage of people looking for work — and stealing some job seekers’ money and personal information while they’re vulnerable. 


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