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Reaching Out to Those in Need

When I was in college in the early to mid-1990s, all over our campus, seemingly on every bulletin board, these black-and-white flyers on blue paper offered a job working to save the environment. They claimed a student could earn up to $500 per week. Back then, minimum wage was around $5 per hour, so a full week of work only got me about $150 after taxes— $500 per week sounded pretty good! So did helping to save the environment. So I called and asked about the job. These folks had organized a scheme,… Read more Reaching Out to Those in Need