Aug 25, 2021
Con-artists are reaching out to pet-sitters and after some friendly banter, offer a great paying pet-sitting job. They send a check for over the amount, asking the unsuspecting pet-sitter to use the extra money to purchase supplies. When the bogus check bounces, the pet-lover is out for the money they paid for the supplies--and for the bounced check! Be sure to check out other employment scams on bbb.org/scamtracker. Your Moment of Trust is brought to you by BBB of the Tri-Counties and sponsored by Ayers Automotive Repairs.