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|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Kingston, Queensland, Australia
Classified Ads Scam
| Ramond jack scammer (firstname.lastname@example.org) when selling car |
"Is your car on carsguide still for sale? What is the lowest price and condition of it, get back to me through my email address (email@example.com)"
After sending an email reply, I received this email back:
"Thanks for getting back,i'm cool with the price likewise the condition as described on the advert,i work with New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) and we are presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on kupe project.We do not have access to phone at the moment and that's why I contacted you with internet messaging facility.Regarding the payment,i will be paying you through PayPal linked up with my westpac bank account,please get back to me with your paypal details so i can process the payment,you can alternatively send your bsb acct name and number if you have no PayPal acct.I have also contacted my courier who will come for pick up and deliver it to my place in Darwin after the whole fund has been cleared into your acct."
After searching Google for the buyers details, I confirmed this is a common scammer.