Employment Scam Jul 20, 2022

Scam Type

Employment Scam

Business Name Used

Rotech Healthcare

Date Reported

Jul 20, 2022

Victim Postal Code


Total Dollars Lost


Scam Description

This ladies text me a message on my phone number to apply for a job.The Job offer was a work at home data entry Clerck. She told me to download Telegram on my phone to do the interviews.She send me a check saying to deposited in my bank account when the fund is avalaible ,to transfer the money to the Vendor to Zelle,so I can purchase the equipment to start working as soon as possible. The bank put the money on Hold I did not have acces to it right away. The ladies couldnt wait she kept asking me for the fund, Finally i went to the bank to make $500 available for me. Then I transferd the money to Zelle,next day the bank called me and told me my account was is negative because the Check I deposited was fake.