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Want to Work From Home

I am currently looking to begin a new career working from home so I can care for my son who has special needs.  I've looked at a few jobs but they don't appear to be legitimate.  Can you direct me in the right path?
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Petsitting is great!  

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Newbie

I don't know how this works but I also am looking for a job at home or out in a office somewhere
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I aqm also looking for a job that I can do from home to help supplement my income.  I work now for a CPA and am not comfortable with the company anymore.  Please help me with finding a job from home.

Carol Perruchon
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Please help so tired of the young people treating elderly wrong
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I agreed with you.  As I stated before, I was a paid caregiver for my husband until he passed in Sept. I was on a leave of absence from my employer until I could get myself back together (which I still haven't done) and I got this weird message from them telling me that they couldn't find anyone for me to care for that wasn't my age so I wouldn't be a good match right now.  I just don't understand that since just because I am 64 doesn't mean I am not able to take care of someone my own age that has an illness or handicap that reguires them to have care.  Just doesn't make any sense to me.  I know there is a law against age discrimination but they never told me I was to old so I am confused.  Anyway I still am looking for a job and this point would take anything.

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I just lost my husband and I was his caregiver for 10 years.  Since he passed I have lost my income and am in need of somthing to do to keep myself occupied as well as make some money to help me survive .  I am in dire need of income so I can make his final arrangements final.  We had no life insurance and I have no family so I am on my own.  If anyone has any suggestion please let me know please.  God Bless

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Newbie

I am aarp members is their a job

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Periodic Contributor

If anyone has an idea please let me know and I will do the same. Good Luck All !

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Periodic Contributor

does anyone know of any 'work from home sites' that are real ? Need to work asap. Thanks.

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Periodic Contributor

Ok, this is a scam right?  I have dealt with this before.  How much are you charging, and 

what do I get for my money if anything??

 

                                                       Lynne Real

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My name is Ellen and I got a job through Rat Race Rebelliion and the job ended up working at Comcast.  The company who had Comcast is now out of business but Rat Race has other jobs.  I am going to look again.  Also, never, never pay for a job.  I had several jobs at home and I had one job that did surveys for what the person thought about certain people running for office and I got paid and never had any problems getting scammed.  The jobs I got that I just mentioned was around 5 to 10 years ago and the hacking people have gotten smarter and most of these people were from India and that region.  Good luck.

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Just wanting to work from home. Would you please give me the link if I am not too late for this info. Thanks

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Newbie

I am definitely interested. Please provide your link. Thank you!
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Online job without having to pay so to get started as i deaf
Ronda Stockton
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Are there still positions available? Please let me know.

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If it's not to late I woo uld like information on this
Thank you
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Its not a job or anything but I just participated in a research study to earn a little extra money.  All I had to do was complete an online form about my spouse and I got paid $20 for completing the form.  It was a study for a behavioral assessment and took about 30 minutes or so.  The posting says that you can complete a form about any one that you see on a daily basis ages 50 - 90.  It was pretty easy to fill out, I will probably have my spouse fill out a form on me too for another $20. If anyone else is interested you can use this link http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1918197/V3-Rater-Interest-Survey to fill out your contact information and if selected the researchers will email you the information to complete the study. 

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Be careful about any surveys.  You really can't know who is on the other end and why they want information.  It could be an identity theft information-gathering scheme.  I don't even answer polls or other telephone surveys because I can't verify that someone is as claimed.

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Newbie

Link didnt work

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I also could not find the link. I, like most other retirees would like to have a part time job working from home. I would appreciate any and all info you could provide.

Thank you
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Contributor

Is it possible to still receive information from you on this?
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I woulf like some information please
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Newbie

Hi,

 

I just started as an Affiliate with a Trading company!

I get paid for promoting their products and webinars, if you are interested I can give you my link to start off because they want you to register and attend their webinar and then you can come in as their affiliate. You do not have to make any purchases at all, just register and attend the webinar and sign up.  Please reply if you are interested.  

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Are jobs with this company still available?  I can no longer drive and need to earn money from home.

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Newbie

I'm interested in this, please provide details
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Contributor

Would like to get some info on this.

 

Thank you

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I wouldn't sign up with a company that requires a fee of any kind.....
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I don't trust sites that ask for money, the way they make their money is by getting the applicants money
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