Money Transfer Job Scams: June 2009
Please be aware that:
- No legitimate company will use bank accounts of private individuals for forwarding wire transfers from its customers.
- No legitimate company uses employees' private bank accounts for cashing checks from customers.
- No legitimate company uses private individuals to receive and forward parcels for them.
- No legitimate business will pay 5% and more for international money transfers (for example, $250 out of $5000), when banks provide such services for only $30-50 per transaction and businesses and individuals can set up their own bank accounts in other countries if needed.
Any job offer that involves any of the above activities is a fraud!
Job offers on the internet such as the ones listed here involve stolen money and stolen goods. If you participate in these scams, even without criminal intent, you could be held liable and face criminal charges. If you have been recruited, contact the police and notify your bank. Do not withdraw any cash wired to your account! Do not forward any parcels mailed to your home! Talk to the bank and the police first!
Thank you for you quick response, this is your employment confirmation:
Please download Your employment agreement here: http://westernfinances.com/members/representative_0451/agreement.pdf
More info about bank transfers here:
1) I will send you an email from office regarding transfer information to your bank account. The transfer
(Wire or ACH) will be sent by our client into account provided.
2) You should go personally to the bank branch and withdrawal cash from your account.
The amount to withdrawal for transfer will be indicated in the email notification.
3) You should deduct 8 percents commission from total amount deposited into account. [Example: Total amount
deposited - $10,000 USD, and then your commission is $800 USD].
4) Transfers should be sent as indicated in email by Western Union (WU) or Money Gram (MG) services to our suppliers.
You will get next info(Example):
Receiver Name: Antony Dronsfield, Country: USA, Address: 3161 Riverside Dr,Carrollton,Texas 75007, Amount to send:
9200 USD , fees: 212.00 USD. Amount for receiver: 8988.00 USD
5) When Western Union(WU) or Money Gram(MG) transfer is completed, Representative should inform head office by
e-mail that transfer is completed, and send required information.
Enter your traditional bank account information in the appropriate fields, making sure your bank name, account type,
account number and routing number are correct.
*Full Name:____info here____
*Bank Name:_______info here____
*Bank Branch Address: _____write here____
*Account Name (Checking, Saving):_____write here____
*Account number for deposits:_____write here____
*Routing/ABA # for Wire deposits:_____write here____(9 digits number)
*Routing/ABA # for ACH deposits:_____write here____(9 digits number)
*Withdrawal limit per day:_____write here____
(as usual no limit for withdraw in branch, but please make sure that your account is able to process 10.000 USD per day,
cause bank can send transfers back if your limit 5.000 per day for ex.)
NOTE 1: Please do not! send us login or password to your account - this is your personal information and you should keep it in safe place.
Western Finances LLC. working with all banks, all type of accounts. Please do not provide negative balance account, balance should be at
least 0.00 USD. Our company pay all employment taxes every quarter. You do not need pay fees by yourself.
Additional info.: If you are business owner in past or present and have your business account at this time - we can discuss ability to rent office branch
in your city and you will operate Dedicated ATM and cash office for our customer support representatives.
Brian Robinson, co-owner Western Finances LLC.
409 North Third Street Richmond, VA
Phone/fax: (703) 636-3054, (703) 636-3055
Western Finances LLC.
Hello ########## ##########,
This is to confirm that your resume at Hotjob.yahoo.com was reviewed and your candidature has been retained for the position. In our opinion your skills, qualifications and experience will greatly contribute to the development of our company.
If this offer interests you please respond to: firstname.lastname@example.org and confirm again you address including your zip code and contact phone number. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have additional questions.