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Western Union: CAUTION! Quite recently I was a victim of a scammer who was no novice at this stunt. I was (and still am) in need of a '88-'93 hatch rear window targeted by some bat-wielding scumbag. A fellow called me from a tiny town in Nevada with a very lengthy song and dance saying he had a NOS in box, but was leaving town today. He had all his cards in order; his expletive-filled rant said he didn't use PayPal, had no way of bringing window on the plane etc etc. His deaf wife(!?) told him to ask me to send him $600 via Western Union (I was given his name & phone number to do so) and that's the end of the story. No window, no answer to phone, and no $600.
Don't be too trusting no matter how good the deal sounds, and desperate you are.
Posts in this Thread:
- Acceptable Payment Forms for Selling Saabs, Scott Paterson , Mon, 2 May 2016 16:48:01
- Re: Acceptable Payment Forms for Selling Saabs, 900T , Fri, 29 Mar 2019 10:46:51 <-- Viewing This Message
- Certified Check or certified check plus cash, Scott Paterson , Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:37:53
- Re: Acceptable Payment Forms for Selling Saabs, et all, neil dale , Mon, 25 Feb 2019 14:48:15
- Escrow.com, Scott Paterson , Sat, 7 Apr 2018 10:38:48
- Bank Wire, Scott Paterson , Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:05:44
- Escrow.com, Scott Paterson , Mon, 31 Oct 2016 15:32:39
- Re: Acceptable Payment Forms for Selling Saabs, Dean, Thu, 5 May 2016 08:05:17
- Certified check + call to bank, RodM, Wed, 4 May 2016 14:33:451
- Been on both ends..., Skip, Tue, 3 May 2016 17:28:26
- the downsides of cash, Snowmobile , Tue, 3 May 2016 07:43:16
- Re: Acceptable Payment Forms for Selling Saabs, Dan-O, Tue, 3 May 2016 06:29:34
- As you said, cash is king, JerseySaab , Mon, 2 May 2016 17:31:12
- Re: Acceptable Payment Forms for Selling Saabs, NCCaniac , Mon, 2 May 2016 17:03:10
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