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Re: Web Colleagues
Posted By: Linda In Response To: Web Colleagues (Bonnie)
Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2007, at 11:01 p.m.(pst)
In Response To: Web Colleagues (Bonnie)
>> Does anyone have experience with Web Colleagues? It's a home based
>> typist program.
I read all the threads, and have to comment, since I've been pulled into scams before, that appeared very honest, and change, as soon as they are purchased.
I actually purchased Web Colleagues' program several months ago, and returned it, because I just don't have the time, now - however, I intend to go back to it, when I am less busy at work.
I read through the webpages, before returning it. I was very impressed with the vast amount of links that they had, for people who like to write articles, for various purposes. That's what it is - it's a group of writers, who are providing small pieces for website owners, who need fresh info, for their newsletters, etc, and other websites who need articles, reports & papers on various topics - any topic, really.
Sounds like a lot of fun, and if anyone has the time and commitment, and enjoys writing, there are several different opportunities.
I was very impressed at the immediate refund they provided - unlike the other typing websites I've seen recently (one who said 30 day refund, and had no email address to request the refund, after it was purchased). No questions asked - just a 24 hr refund. I really respect that.
Anyway, if you have the time, and enjoy writing, this could be something you enjoy. (Just info from my experience - I'm not getting paid to write this. hahaha)
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