Date: 10 Apr 2007 11:35:43 -0000 From: email@example.com Subject: Dropzone.com Classifieds - Response to your Ad To:
On 10-Apr-2007 someone submitted their contact information in response to your ad in the Dropzone.com Classifieds. Please reply to this email to contact the person directly.
Comments =Am Chris. I want to purchase your Canopy. How long have you own the Canopy? Are you the First owner? Why do you want to sell the Canopy? Picture if avaliable? Last price for the Canopy? I will really appreciate it if you can get back to me with answer to these questions. You can reach at Talk_chris002@yahoo.co.uk Tel: +447024092918 Greetings.
DO NOT do business with anyone who offers to send you payment for a higher amount than your selling price with the understanding that you'll send back the balance.
Be suspicious of anyone claiming to be acting on behalf of a "client" or another "customer".
Be suspicious of anyone claiming to be from Nigeria or West Africa
If you agree to accept a check payment, then do not send anything, gear or "change" before the check cleared. And be careful, if you manage to clear a fraudulent check then you may be liable for the damages if the bank finds out later. Make sure your bank authenticates the check.
If it sounds to good to be true, then it probably is.