Dear Members,

A known scammer using the name Gabriella Russell, an Ontario phone number and a Gmail address has been contacting members through the web site. Do not respond to this person. Other email addresses used by this scammer are listed below (report from

A scammer is contacting translators and offering an advance payment in order to wire them fake checks and then request a refund due to overpayment issues. The scammer uses mainly email addresses. Some of the reported addresses are:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

ATIS has a CAPTCHA feature on its contact forms to protect against automated spam and scam attempts. Unfortunately, this cannot identify individuals who send misleading emails. Always be cautious about responding to emails from an unknown person, particularly if they are not in Saskatchewan or do not provide a contact phone number.