Scam Tip Report #95157 - Buying a ring from me on Gumtree
|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Sunnybank, Queensland, Australia
Classified Ads Scam
| Buying a ring from me on Gumtree He/she asked for my email address at first.|
They don't sign off with a namewithin the emails.
They asked 4 questions about the item e.g. Will it make a good gift? Why are you selling it? etc
They asked for my PayPal email address, even though they didn't agree on a negotiated price.
Then they claimed the payment has been made, as seen below.
I googled the address I was given, as I was suspicious after I didn't receive a PayPal notification, and I found their details on this site.
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