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Old June 9th, 2009, 12:22 AM   #1
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My G/F found one of these adds on Craigs list for a mystery shopper, where you get a list to buy stuff on line, and you have to fill out a survey at the end.
Has anybody done this, or have any info about it. Scam or not? This is the email they sent after she initially inquired.

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From: "Jasmine from Home Biz Job" <XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX>Add sender to Contacts To: XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
>You are PROBABLY a bit over-qualified for this position, however, if you are just looking for some extra, easy cash,

then this may be perfect for you.

The position is for an Online Mystery Shopper. You will be doing online shopping, filling out offers for merchants,

and receiving products in the mail. You will then be asked to rate that merchant, based on your experience.

You will be fully compensated, IN ADVANCE, for all products you purchase, IN ADDITION to your normal salary.

-Reside in the USA.
-18 yrs of age or older.
-AT LEAST 10 hours per week of time, and Internet Access, of course. -A Valid US Bank Account to receive your earnings (No, we do NOT ask you for this information, it is done with a 3rd party service)

I'll be honest with you, this will not get you rich, this will simply earn you some extra cash. So, If this is

something you are interested in...

Then, I am going to need you to submit some quick info online, at our companies website here at:

>>>>>>>>>> http://www.MysteryShoppersCorp.com <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

You will receive full details after applying online.
The pay is *about* $12/hour.

Also, feel free to email us, We always respond quite quickly.

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Mystery Shoppers Corp.
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Old June 9th, 2009, 12:29 AM   #2
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I know there is such thing, but I'd be leary about anything posted on cl
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Old June 9th, 2009, 12:29 AM   #3
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Not the company you've listed but something to read about Mystery shopper companies.

Also the one you listed has the same info as, http://qualityreviewers.com/index.html who's feedback at the bottom seems fake.

Plus its all online shopping so you'll have to give out info at some point no matter what.
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Old June 9th, 2009, 01:13 AM   #4
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we inquired into one of those for shits and giggles. they sent us a phony cashiers check for $1500 along with a list of stores to shop at and directions to wire money to somebody. that was a few years ago.
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Old June 9th, 2009, 01:18 AM   #5
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Yeah I tend to prefer to meet some one in person for a job off that CL site, or at least a reputable site, which can pass the phising scan.

But now a days cl is the place for jobs to be posted as it is the "in" thing, but as well comes with it's scams.
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