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Username: mahone2224 - Classifieds Buyer Scam

 


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Aug 16, 2007, 9:20 AM
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The following scam has been reported:

Quote:
--- mahone2224@yahoo.com wrote:

Date: 15 Aug 2007 15:19:11 -0000
From: mahone2224@yahoo.com
Subject: Dropzone.com Classifieds - Response to your Ad
To:

Hi,

On 15-Aug-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.

Username =mahone2224

Name =mahone winters

FromEmail =mahone2224@yahoo.com

City =>

Country =>

Comments =I am interested in buying your canopy and i
will like you
to send the pics and also mail me the general condition of
it with the
final asking price of it.pls mail me back so that we can discuss
better on it. Thanks


Click here to read more about these kind of scams.

Remember:

  • 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.
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