Fridays ebay scam

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by paulmold, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. paulmold

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    I hadn't noticed the 'New' bit.
     
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    Several methods used. Hijacked user account, you contact them, they want you to deal off-ebay. Send £500 deposit to a fake paypal account. There is no motorhome and they have your money. Or pay into a bank account with promise to deliver which never happens. By dealing off-ebay there is no protection but there is no protection on classified ads anyway. If too good to be true it is . That motothome should be around £15000 not £4600
     
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    cant find it...must have been removed :thumb:
     
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    Yep, it's gone
     
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    Same scam here in Spain, except some people we know bought a mobile fish and chip van through ebay, and lost their money.
    BUYER BEWARE!
     
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