auto purchase using p[aypal - Scamalot
Seen a Scammer? Report Them!
Seen a scammer? Been caught out? Let the world know so they don't get burned.
Add information if you see one that's already been logged - scammers move quickly and change details often to
avoid detection. Details you log here will be in major search engines within an hour or two.
Please Like, Share, Tweet etc. to spread the word.
|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Palmdale, CA, United States
Classified Ads Scam
| auto purchase using p[aypalThis person contacted me very shortly after I took out an ad to sell my car. His first contact was brief just enquiring if the car was still for sale. Several hours later a very detailed message followed saying that he wished to purchase the vehicle sight unseen for the asking price. The only problem was that he was an oceanographer and would be at sea for several weeks and the car was a present for his dad\'s birthday which was very near. He wanted the address to my paypal account to deposit the funds including the transportation fee. The whole thing sounded a bit too good to be true so I just told him the only way I would accept payment was a certified bank check or a wire transfer from his bank. I have not heard from him again.|
Got more information on this Scam?