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Job Scammers in Facebook (POEA warns)

A Warning from POEA regarding Job Scammers: “News Release June 22, 2018 Beware of job scammers on Facebook The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration reiterates its warning on the proliferation of fake overseas jobs posted by scammers on Facebook and other job portals. Scammers post on Facebook pages supposed vacancies of international companies for various positions. The job offer includes high salary, free transportation, free food and accommodation, high overtime pay rate, paid vacation leave and other benefits. However, applicants are required to pay for expenses allegedly for processing of documents including visa or work permit. The POEA recently received queries from several job applicants about “Now Hiring Work Abroad 2018”, a public group on Facebook with advertisements offering alleged jobs in Canada, United States, New Zealand, Japan, Australia, United Kingdom and other developed countries. The ads entice readers to email their resume to a job portal. An applicant said he received an…

17 Online Banking Safety Tips! (with Tagalog translations)

Presented here are indispensable Online Banking Safety Tips. Updated on January 29, 2018 This website is about Cycling, but this time, this particular post won’t be related to it. As a Computer Technician for 17 years, and as a Filipino, I am more than willing to impart my accumulated knowledge and experience for the sake of my Kababayans(countrymen) and for anyone that may find these tips helpful in regards to online banking. As Technicians, we don’t only deal with hardware. We also extensively tackle software, security and networking issues, as you might have initially guessed. Nevertheless, this is also due to the rampant incident that took place recently to the account holders of a certain bank in the Philippines, my homeland. Online Banking Safety Tips: Safe online banking tip #1 – Banks never ask for your password/s! DO NOT reveal your password/s to Anyone! DO NOT GIVE OUT YOUR OTP(ONE TIME…

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