More Tips on Avoiding scams and fraud

Posted on by Deborah | in Nanny News

Never wire funds via Western Union, Moneygram or any other wire service — anyone who asks you to do so is a scammer.
Fake cashier checks and money orders are common, and banks will cash them and then hold you responsible when the fake is discovered weeks later.
Never give out financial information (bank account number, social security number, eBay/ PayPal info, etc.).
Avoid deals involving shipping or escrow services. Only a scammer will “guarantee” your transaction.

Here are some agencies you can notify about fraud or scam attempts:

If you suspect that an ad posted on is a scam, email the Ad # to  If you recieve scam emails through other online venues, we will post this information as well, just email us a copy of the email you received.

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