Hey guys looks like this is the new scam on the block. I got the same text message about setting up a Yahoo account. I figured why not it can not hurt, there are a lot of companies thinking outside the box. So I contacted the Hiring manager via messenger. I will post my IM with this person and see if it sounds familiar?
ME: Are you a recruiter for Cigna?
hook.timmy: Yes. I am Mrs Amanda Jose 41 years old the Interview Manager of ( Cigna Company ), i received my B.A. in
French from Louisiana State University in New Orleans and also studied accounting at the University of New Orleans. I have been with cigna Company for almost thirteen years now. I work for Accounting team,Please introduce yourself indicating your location??
ME: I attended Northern Illinois University with an degree in Operations Management. My recent experience has been primarily in Banking and Customer Service.
hook.timmy: This position is currently only available online as a work-from-home job. This means that everything is being taken care of online from a remote access point. Eventually, you will be able to choose whether or not you want to continue working from home or work in the office. Working hours are flexible and when working from home, you have the benefit of choosing where you want to do your work. For example, one may choose to work using a wireless internet connection right on the beach!
ME: Sounds very appealing.
hook.timmy: Your Primary duties include: Preparation of Balance sheets (Mini), account balancing, invoicing recording, proper data analysis of sales records and recording pay slips into accounting database.
They continue on saying they would paid $35 an hour and $20 for training for one week. With full Benefit package. I replies with that sounds too good to be true. we have not even spoken for 5 minutes and I am hired. No response. Be careful out there is this bad job market.