Be wary of employment ads offering home based data entry jobs promising you to earn more than thought possible amount within an equally unbelievable and ridiculous short number of hours work required. Do not waste your time and learn from the pro because it is a scam.
There are few essential things to note should you decide to try getting a home based data entry job. First, if you receive an unsolicited data entry job offer through your email with unrealistic promises about the pay then that is a red light. Second, always research extensively before applying for the job. Know the program well. There are sites that offer data entry programs but make sure you have chosen the legitimate one. If you already have one program in mind then try to research it through Google. Enter the complete name of the program and attach the word scam at the end. You may also check forums in the internet.
If you know somebody who has experience in home based jobs then talk to that person because you will learn a lot. You will benefit from his/her rich experience saving yourself from doing a trial and error approach which is not only time consuming, expensive and frustrating as well. Third, legitimate home job companies have email address and telephone numbers posted in their job leads. So if they do not have any stand back and think hard because it is a warning sign for you. Lastly, know whether the program is a third party company that endorses products. Remember you need to receive payment for the job assigned and accomplished and not commissions only.
There are a few data entry programs known to be legitimate. Always go for programs that have a money back guarantee. The National Data Entry has shown a very good track record in the data entry industry. Their program allows you to work while being trained. They have a onetime fee though which has a money back guarantee should you feel that the program did not meet your expectations. You are not paying money to get a job, but the fee will cover the costs in the maintenance of their site and for member training materials. The money you will make will depend whether you work full time or part time and will also be based on the amount of work you can accomplish. Your output will be based on your input.
In a nutshell, if it sounds easy then be alarmed. If it is not a reputed legit program think twice. Be keen to details and always bear in mind that you are looking for a paying job and not for opportunities to earn commissions only.