THERE'S A CROOK AROUND EVERY CORNER

5 years ago
Thank you very much for your swift response and for telling me the(item) is still available.I want to inform you that i am a deafman and i am satisfied with the conditions has you have stated in the CL.I want to let you know that i have a schedule already,for i need to attend an important seminar in Germany so i won't be able to come and check it at your House, Since i am okay withthe condition, I will like to make an outright purchase in issuing a certified check to you and the check will be cover money for the (item) and mover funds, the payment will be sent to you via Ups / Fed-ex and will be deliver to you within 2-3 working days and Upon the confirmation and clearance of the payment, My private mover will come for the pick-up at your place. I'll need the below information to make out payment. Full Name to be on the check.... Home address..... City...... State...... Zip Code..... Cell phone Number..... Total Amount for the...(item) Please i want you to consider my offer & i will like to be the last user for this.. As for the shipment. When you confirm that you received the check and it cleared, We will make arrange for the pickup at your location.. GOD BLESS YOu. All this for a used $200 laptop?????????? PLEASE DO NOT GIVE ANYONE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. THEY USE ITTO ACCESS YOUR ACCOUNTS AND YOU WILL HAVE NOTHING LEFT. This is my latest response from an ad I had on Craigslist. Here is another one: Hello, Thanks for the quick response.... I hope it is in good condition as stated and I believe you must have buyer's interested in the purchase and I thought the best way to outbidthem is by offering additional sum $30 to the asking price because I'll like to buy it a.s.a.p.. Being a respectful buyer,I would like to make an outright purchase and I would have loveto have a look before buying but, I'm out of Town on a business trip. I am from Hawaii, I really need to buy this and send to my son schooling outside the state, but you can send his picture to me. I will be paying through PAYPAL because i have a verified account with pay pal.So, kindly get back to me with your pay palemail address so i can make payment into your pay pal account.Once payment clears, shipment will be handled by me through mypersonal shipping account. Please kindly get back to me withyour pay pal email address if my offer is granted. He never stated which item he wanted. I had a couple of laptops onthere. Again, used $200 laptops.   This is not all that is going on in our lives as far as people preying on us to take our money from us with fraud. I receive letters a couple of times a week for refinancing my home. The letters have FHA on the letterhead, but they are not. A friend of mine received a similar offer, went to the companies office (good sign, right?) refinanced, laid down $1000 but was told she did not have to make 2 house payments. Two months later, her bank called her asking where the house payment was? Seems they were never contacted by the new company. She called the new company who told her to read her contract....if she was not approved by their company, she forfeited her $1000. This is a girl who brought lunch and coffee to work to save money....now she's out her money and is two house payments behind. The law did nothing to help this girl.  I saw a man on 20/20 that stated he worked for Bank of America, discovered mortgage fraud and reported it as high as he could in the company, to no avail. He said Citigroup and Countrywide arefraudulent with mortgages, also. Nothing has been done. The workforcehas been reduced to none and we it is simply too bad for us that we are being cheated.  What gives a person, or company the right to take what is ours? Howdo they sleep at night? The sad part is, they sleep better than we do. Someone has to be falling for this theft, or these people wouldnot spend so much time on it. Someone has been severly cheatedand will spend their days trying to survive because nothing isbeing done to stop them. They will continue. We depend on our creditors to be honest with us and we get settled in, thinking they are. Check your statements, keep an eye on your finances. Don't fall forlines from so called reputable companies until you check them out. Above all, don't throw receipts with your account numbersin the trash. People look for these to enter your accounts.  Our lives have become harder to live, because of the financial ruinof our country. Now, it is standing by while we are being cheatedand no one is doing a thing to help. I know a man that took a counterfeit check to a bank that he received. Yes, it is couterfeitThat was it. If he had cashed it instead of asking the bank to checkit, he would have been responsible, but nothing was done aboutsomeone trying to pass a bad check! Did you notice the one offer said "God Bless You?" I say back to him..."God Help You."
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