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Consumer Alert (Internet Job Scam) #740537

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 24, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Elgin, Illinois: Lee Cowan) Fraud charges against Bernard Haldane & Associates, a company that lures job seekers by promising access to a "secret job market" via an "exclusive database" available for an up-front fee, featured; details given about victims who paid thousands for information that is available on the Internet for free; statement from Haldane quoted. [Illinois attorney general Lisa MADIGAN†- says it is a scam.] [Former Haldane clients Bill KIVI†, Christine STRITZEL†- relate their experiences.]

Rather, Dan;
Cowan, Lee

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