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Complaint: This woman is a fraud. DO NOT HIRE HER! She asks interested employers for money. We transferred over $300 for her to issue a new passport, she said she lost her family and old passport in a storm. Of course all this is a lie. She begs for money, sent me up to 5 messages daily to transfer her the amo...
Complaint: We hired Candy to work 37 hours a week -- though in practice she worked much less. We gave her a basement apartment and paid her a salary. She disappeared with our car for hours in the middle of the day for another job, and then started to be late for our kids because of that. She once called 10 ...
Complaint: I hired the Chiara Gaudino to nanny for my 3 year old son with a 6 month agreement. One month in to her stay with us Chiara left our family with one week notice to take another job. Her decision has negatively impacted my son and myself as a single father.
Complaint: Bridget came to my home and expressed interest in a nanny job. I spent many hours training her for the nanny job and we agreed on a starting date. Unfortunately she didn't show up for work and didn't even have the courtesy to call and cancel. Totally unreliable !