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    EP Money Scam Beware

    RE: Hi from Mrs. Wilson EP friends, I have been contacted by a little old lady wanting to gift me her life savings.   If something is too good to be true,,, then it usually is not true.   I have included the messages so you can see what has transpired.    ...
    BlueGeorgia BlueGeorgia
    41-45, M
    13 Responses Jul 8, 2009

    RE:Scam

    This was send to my email. THE DESK OF MR IBRAHIMA AHMED AUDITS & ACCOUNTS DEPT AFRICANDEVELOPMENT BANK Ouagadougou Burkina Faso. TEL:+226-75 06 0727. Dear Friend, Greeting's to you and your entirefamily! I am MR ADEL IBRAHIM, a banker with...
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    10 Responses May 1, 2008

    I Wish It Wasnt A Scam

    Couple days ago or weeks, i went with a job scam, and yes one of those , hey i email you about  a job , i pay you weekly, and when you cash the check, end up to be a fake and i was over drawn in my bank. Personally , i dont mind losing the money, money is money, but i do...
    yoann yoann
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 11, 2010

    How To Protect Yourself From The Cell Phone Insurance Scams

    When you upgrade your cell phone, many cell phone companies will offer you a sum (normally about $20) in exchange for your old phone­. This is a ploy so that you’ll have to buy insurance, which actually gives you very little for your money. Insurance is not a bad thing if it...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    Feb 27, 2012

    Ebay Rolex Scam

    On Craigslist I repsonded to an add to sell on ebay. It seemes like a great deal, high end watches, $100 each listing and 5% of sale. I sold the first watch for $11,000. Before the buyer sent a payment, I was contacted by a buyer who told me he recognized the scam. I thankfully...
    thykermit thykermit
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Nov 1, 2013

    Top Scam Money Making Websites

    In a climate where job loss is high, income low and bills don’t stop just because you got laid off or are taking time off to have kids, making money online can certainly seem like a life saver. The current trend in online get rich quick schemes comes in the form of websites...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 24, 2012

    Walmart Mystery Shoppers

    Those workers don't get hired the way these slysters are coming on.Don't read the come-on and do NOT accept any money...return it to the Walmart security like I did.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 21, 2012

    Internet Scam. Promising Employment

    I received a job offer thru the Internet, sounded legit. I was so desperate to find any job. I was too naive and depressed. I received 2 or 3 emails a day from them in "Dubay" asking to represent them here in the states to send money to their clients. I agreed and re...
    nothappy2 nothappy2
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Oct 10, 2008
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