You have decided to start a home based business, but you want to find a honest, legit home based business.With all scams out there , you are unsure of how to go about finding one that is not a scam. Before starting a home business, there are many factors to consider. Many work at home opportunities are honest and will not rip you off , but also, some are scams. By learning to research work at home opportunities and companies will protect you from people that are scammers. Many people think about starting their own home business, but are apprehensive because they are afraid of being scammed.
You can protect yourself, and find an honest and legit home based business.The first thing you must do before you make any decisions about joining any work at home business, is research opportunity and company thoroughly. This will be your best defense against being scammed. One thing to remember, If it sounds to good to be true,more than likely it is a scam.
Here is some places that you can check and do research on any work at home business.If you have been scammed I have listed where and how to file a complaint.
Research: check for listings with National Fraud Information Center at:
Contact your local Better Business Bureau:
There you will find a link to locate BBB in your area. Also you will find information on work at home opportunities and scam.
You can also conduct researches on business opportunities on NewsGroups. If someone has been scammed by a work at home business, they will most likely post this information on these forums.
Scam Busters: helps people protect themselves from Internet Scams.