4 Replies Latest reply: Feb 4, 2013 10:42 AM by David M Brewer
kiwithinks Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

I found out recently that my college sold all their student's emails and information out.  Among the many spams that everyone has been receiving I wanted to post this:

----

From Apple Team: no_reply@usa.com

Hello,

Do you know you could make some extra cash at your own convenient hour while going to school,attending your classes and doing other work?


Apple is recruiting Student in Apple Campus Rep, where Support Assistant and Representatives collaborate with the Apple Team and help run marketing activities and promotions to increase awareness of Apple products among students, faculty, staff, individuals and Corporate bodies. You don't want to miss this great Opportunity!!!


Get back to us if you want to know more about this process and how it works.Only Interested Candidates are Selected.


Apple Team

 

----

I kind of had my doubts but wanted to push the matter further and got this response:

 

--

Apple Team: appleteamjoboffer@usa.com

 

Thank you for getting back to us in regards to the Ad. Apple is one of the most innovative companies in the global marketplace and one of the fastest growing company so we’re always looking for smart, supportive, and dynamic people like you.

We are recruiting Students for part-time positions in Marketing Assistant/Representatives. You will work with Apple authorized service providers as a Marketing Assistant/Representatives to coordinate reports online and processing purchase orders and payments. No training or degree requirements. We will guide you through all processes and steps in getting your jobs done. It is an easy process which is done three times a week as we do not want this task to put you into stress. This is a position that takes less energy, enthusiasm, and passion. It takes just a little understanding of technology and the ability to spread Apple products. It’s a chance to grow and get your resume off to an incredible start.. your Salary is $300 per week of Job which will be mailed to you as a money order/check or direct transfer.


Work hour is 2hrs per day. You are entitled to 1 iPhone Mobile which will be mailed out to you on the 2nd week of job assumption to enable easy access to communicating with other members of the team.

Get back with the following Info for reviews and Approval


Names:

Contact Address(NOT PO BOX):

City:

State:

Zip

Sex:

Cell Phone#:

Institution:

Email Address:


How many hours per week on average will you be available to work? (Specify)

Feel free to Ask questions


Regards

Apple Team

 

---

 

Has anyone else came across this scam?