Is Circum News a Scam?

Exposing a popular online scam to earn from reading articles.

Circum News is an agency, which publishes client articles on a variety of topics, so that viewers can earn money reading them all while driving web traffic to the client's websites.  Circum News claims that anyone can sign up and make between $2.00 to $5.00 per article just by reading them.  There is a limit of up to 10 articles per day. Circum News began in October 2013 as a way to help their clients drive traffic to their online articles and potential work-at-homers make money reading the articles.  On their Facebook fan page, Circum News claims that: "It's a … [Read more...]

Zemandi- Is it a Scam?

A Review of Writing Online Articles from Home for Zemandi

If you ever browse Craigslist looking for freelance writing jobs, especially if you have done so lately, it is very possible you have come across the writing site  On first glance they look like an outstanding opportunity, especially for those new to the writing world.  The pay is low but there is opportunity to move up to decent pay. Also, they have a very generous referral program that allows you to earn a percent of what those that sign up under you earn indefinitely.  I signed up and promptly began to research online to see what I could find out about … [Read more...]

The Truth About Mystery Shopping

The Truth About Mystery Shopping

As the one of the leading sources for flexible job leads, gets a lot of people asking about Mystery Shopping.  Is it a scam?  Is it legitimate?  Can I really make a living shopping? The answers are: Yes, there are some scams. Yes, there are many that are legitimate. But the most important thing to know is that mystery shopping should be seen as supplemental income.   Some retailers hire marketing research companies to evaluate the quality of service in their stores. They want to find pertinent customer service information such as: … [Read more...]

Beware of Photo Phishing

Photo Phishing Awareness!

While phishing scams are nothing new to us who have been working online from home, the latest phishing scam doesn't seem to be about stealing your identity or information. The latest phishing scam is on stealing your personal photos.  The photos that you post of your children or family on Facebook and other social media sites.  This includes those adorable photos you took of your children opening Christmas presents or romping outside in piles of Fall leaves. While identity thieves have long been looking online for our personal identification such as the PDF of … [Read more...]

Infographic- Don’t get Scammed!


Like this graphic? Get more at tips from This infographic was originally posted on Real Ways to Earn Money Online and was designed by yours truly :) It is an interesting and eye catching reminder that Scams DO EXIST and boy there are lots and lots of them. Scamming is a Billion Dollar Industry- Don't be a victim!! … [Read more...]

Beware of Desperation

Written by Deb Knight: Yesterday I told you about my experience with Hurricane Irene. After the power outage and loss of work for 5 days I began to feel that desperate need for cash. I try to avoid feeling desperate since I know it can lead to hasty and poor decisions but I figured since I had the twinge I would look at the internet through those eyes so that I could write from that perspective. I know there are a lot of desperate people out there, especially in this economy, and I want to give them my two cents as an experienced work at home professional. First … [Read more...]