It's probably no surprise to anyone here that much of the "reporting" on the Examiner is questionable at best. I know the writers aren't suppose to be pros by any means, but, come on...
I just ran into a story called "Ways To Make Money" here.
The story references a story by Amanda Winston Consumer Trends Investigator, which is a fake name and title used by numerous fake websites promoting work at home scams. Here's the part The Examiner quotes:
Even better, the first link of the article links this account which has been suspended."According to a special report published by Amanda Winston, a Consumer Trend Investigator of Your Daily Finance – Working from home online is a reality for at least one Maryland mom. Read Have You Ever Considered Working from Home Online to learn more."