7 Dec 2023

Fake job scams on the rise

From Morning Report, 8:42 am on 7 December 2023

Fake job listings seem to be the latest method of tricking people out of money among the myriad of quickly-changing scams.

CERT NZ's report on the July to October quarter notes a 22 percent rise in job-related scams. 

The listings lure applicants into providing personal information, money and financial details.

CERT NZ Director Rob Pope spoke to Ingrid Hipkiss.