I've had more than 20 fake job postings in the past couple of weeks - I wish Upwork would verify clients.
I've spent my own connect points on these fake postings. I should get my points back and get an award for flagging these. This is a huge headache
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re: "I should get my points back and get an award for flagging these."
Actually, you DO get your connects back.
When you flag a fraudulent job posting, you and everybody else who applied to the job gets their connects back if Upwork investigates the job and removes it.
Aaron - when you are new, pretty much every invitation you receive will be a scam. Also Google Hangouts conversations are usually scams. Please read up on scams before you apply for anything else to protect yourself in the future.
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