As many here I think that I got scammed by someone from **Edited for Community Guidelines** (supposedly), since I am k ew I thought it was legitimate when they give me a task and that some deta6would be given in private via telegram, but first I could no longer find the original post not the original message in the page, so I got worried.
Hi Leslie C.,
Don't go outside UpWork. It's not safe. Also, it's against the UpWork rules.
Scammers target freshers and post jobs where they get more proposals. For example Data Entry Jobs, Typing Jobs etc. Be careful if you do this kind of jobs.
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Know what not to do here.
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This is my opinion. I hope this message helps you.
If the question is the same, I'll copy and paste from an old post. I answer some basic questions only when I have free time. Sorry, let me know if there is anything wrong in the answer, I will correct it.
I am only doing this to help newbies.
You're new and you were talking to someone via Telegram?
Yes, you got scammed.
Read about scams here in the Forum, to make sure you don't do that again.
If you have any remaining questions, feel free to ask here in this thread, or similar threads. We like to help people avoid the scammers.