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Re: Dry-Tech Lead Finder 3 STEP SCAM PREP
Posted By: Lisa In Response To: Re: Dry-Tech Lead Finder 3 STEP SCAM PREP (Mel. White)
Date: Sunday, June 15, 2008, at 3:46 p.m.(pst)
In Response To: Re: Dry-Tech Lead Finder 3 STEP SCAM PREP (Mel. White)
I just want to thank everyone that posted a reply to the Dry Tech Lead Finder business. I just finished reading the letter that they sent me and I too received a letter a couple weeks ago from Zaken Corp. I went to the BBB website and found out they had a F rating. If it weren't were all of you posting your comments I would have gotten scammed myself. Again thank you.
>> I've been there, and I know how much of a killer it is. Just don't
>> drop out of school -- that degree is worth over $10,000/year because of
>> the better jobs you get from it.
>> Yes - BUT - there's no such thing as a "you start it today and at
>> the end of the month you're making your rent and more via Internet"
>> business. The closest thing to that would be to do Ebay, but that also
>> takes time to work up to.
>> You can do Ebay part-time (the big issue is mailing off stuff).
>> One easy way to get extra money is to tutor at the college (or help
>> out as a grader.) Everyone needs tutoring in something and I'm sure
>> there's one subject you're better than some people at. A good example: I'm
>> TERRIBLE at math but I can do the first year "Introduction to
>> Algebra", so I did tutor that. I also tutored "beginning
>> biology." All you have to do is pick a course that you passed with a
>> pretty good grade (so you know the homework) and set up to help. If you're
>> interested in this, I can pass you some links on how to tutor.
>> Put up a flyer in the buildings and dorms with your phone number and
>> tutoring rates ($15/hour for the lower level stuff). Meet them in the
>> library or some place public (never EVER tutor in a private home,
>> including your own home! We're talking personal safety here -- and don't
>> give out your home address.)
>> Teachers also need graders, so if you're good in one subject you can
>> see if any of the professors need grading help. WARNING: some of the profs
>> are total loons (I'm speaking from experience). Ask to do simple grading
>> like scoring multiple choice tests or fill in the blank tests for classes
>> of 40 or less because they always want the grades back 'muy pronto' and
>> there's no way you can deal with kids and grade tests for 120 people in 48
>> hours. Not if you want to keep your sanity.
>> Those are three guaranteed businesses. You can also start a pet
>> sitting service (checking on critters when people are away and playing
>> with them... again, this is something you can put up flyers for at the
>> You can also do daycare/babysitting, but I don't recommend this. That
>> was one of my second jobs when I was in your situation. It brought money,
>> but I was just plumb worn out from dealing with my kids and another kid.
>> The easiest to do was babysitting infants up to 6 months old.
>> If you have some accounting courses, you can set up a service to keep
>> books for single-mom businesses. You'll need to know something about
>> taxes, but you can get most of that info from the "save on your
>> taxes" books that are sold every spring.
>> Hope my experience will give you some options. Don't look for an
>> online answer -- the folks making a living wage online are very few.
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