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Somewhere in Australia
Classified Ads Scam
|+2 Untitled Classified Ads Scam , ref:3692 |
|Marion van der Donk (Morayfield, Queensland, Australia) Added the following extra information on :2012-07-22 21:21:25|
We had a motorhome for sale. Was followed up with an identical scam from the same guy who told us he worked for NZO&G. Message was identical to the one in which he says it's a birthday present for his father. Got suspicious when we had to pay the courier for him through Western Union. We even received fake PayPal messages. Be very weary of this one!
|No Name (Somewhere in Australia) Added the following extra information on :2012-07-09 08:17:58|
This guy (calls himself GREG) hopefully doesnt get a cent. Im certain he is a scammer. heres his little scamming story
"Thanks a lot for the email.I am away at sea at the moment,i work with New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) and we are presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on kapo project.We do not have access to phone at the moment,its 15days off and 15days on,which is why I contacted you with internet messaging facility. where is it located at the moment? I am buying this for my for my father, and i want it to be delivered before my arrival in NT . However,does it have any history I should be aware of? and why are you selling if you don't mind my asking.I am already in talks with the courier that will handle the pick-up and delivery to my family . As regards the payment, I can pay you through direct bank deposit,using ppal instant bank wire transfer service, I will need your bank details.If you are not comfortable with that, you can set up apaypal account proper atwww.paypal.com.au and I will make the payment through paypal, this way, all I will need is your paypal email address. Cheers!!"
I hope noone is stupid enough to do a deal with this guy. Sheesh whats the world coming to.