Men say promised jobs disappeared after they each paid $600 to UCS Auto representative
It was summer, and Alex Hernandez was looking for a new job.
A college student, Hernandez, 20, of Alsip, had the price of higher education on his mind as he scoured the Internet looking for something with flexible hours and high pay. An ad on Craigslist caught his eye one day. It offered a $500 guarantee per week during training with the potential to earn between $38,000 and $140,000 a year in the first year.
The ad was for employment at a company called Continental Toyota in the village of McCook.
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