Many Filipinos especially those who are displaced from their jobs because of the continuing global economic crisis, are seeking employment abroad. Another reason why many Filipinos are seeking greener pastures abroad is the huge difference in the salary being offered by other countries and the possibility of becoming an immigrant in the host country.
So, if you’re planning to work abroad as an OFW, here are some tips for you to avoid being scammed by illegal recruiters:
- Check first with the POEA if there is an existing job order for the job vacancy you are applying.
- Check if the recruitment agency you are applying to is fully accredited by the POEA by visiting this website: