wow..that jackass had 4 negative feedbacks and he just started his ebay account today! watta loser...hopefully he didn't scam anyone for reals...
post #21 of 40
6/14/05 at 3:52am
Originally Posted by DonQuePaso
I've recieved a few e-mails from people who are supposedly writing from Europe and needing something urgently. It's a scam, as I'm sure you already have guessed.
Tell him to "shove off" and sell it to someone within the borders of our great country.
Originally Posted by stlee
nice website...scambaiting sounds like fun
Originally Posted by gettinI9300
Turns out this is the same SOB that e-mailed me at the very beginning.
Thanks so much for your prompt attention, which make's
me feel very delighted to do this transaction with
you. The resulting ammount is not the issue at
hand,what is paramount at this moment is the item
condition and time lapse with which the package will
be delivered against the that of the exams.
I am buying this laptop for my only son who need's to
use this laptop for the completation of his final
professional exams .
That is why I had to offer you this amount of money so
that you would be able to ship this laptop once you
have received the approval of the money order from
Western Union Bidpay.
I do not mean to be pressing but I am trusting you on
this as I hope the item is of the specifications
stated and not other wise and it will be sent truly
since I am making payment immediately for the sum
$3100.00 and it includes the shipping cost through
I added the additional $300.00 for the laptop to be
shipped out without any delay.
P.S note i only want you to ship the laptop through
However, this are the following information needed for
me to complete my payment without any delay.
Your Full Name
Western Union Bid Pay is Money Order; it will be
issued to you by Western Union. Immediately I make the
payment at Western Union Bid Pay, you will be notified
Via E-mail with the confirmation of the payment I made
to you by Western Union BidPay.
You will be further notified of my Payment from
Western Union Bid Pay that your Money order has been
approved. And your money order will be delivered to
you at your contact address.
Here is my shipping address below.
Name : Mr ADEOLU A ADEWUMI
Address : PLOT 10, BLOCK 4 OLUYOLE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE
City : IBADAN.
State : OYO STATE
Zip : 20001
Country : NIGERIA
PLS DECLARE THIS LAPTOP AS A GIFT ITEM NOT INDICATING
THE ACTUAL AMOUNT I BOUGHT IT FROM YOU! ALSO I WANT
THE LAPTOP TO BE PACKED IN ITS ORIGINAL COMPANY
PRODUCT BOX CASE.THIS WE HELP IN REDUCING THE DUTIES
PAID WHEN COLLECTING THE PACKAGE!
I will be looking forward to hearing from you soonest
because the laptop is urgently needed.
Originally Posted by TheElement
My favorite scams have got to be the ones that pop up on eBay from time to time offering M70s fully loaded for $300. I usually send them an email asking to buy it now and they offer me the laptop for $1300 if I'm willing to use a wire transfer. What's scary though is that they manage to highjack a legit user's eBay account to do all this. You can find similar scams on Alibaba. Quite fun to mess with, imo.