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Old 08-30-2006, 07:01 PM   #1
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ok so hers the deal, i got an email from somone posing as mutlee about his turbo, and how i can buy it, so i was sending him emails back and forth about it and finally he sent me something to pay for it involving eaby sqauretrade

i was still confused on it, and also you needed to pay western union, and im like ok wtf....

also when getting emails back they were very bad english, not horrible but u can tell it wasnt a reg person, also on all the endings it said best regards, on all and thats when i got suspicous

so i went to the bank today, were out W.U. is at and had them call W.U and i talked to the guy and he said that it is a huge scam, mainly the ones the go to the UK which is where i needed to send my monies for it


so if you get anything from swauretrade and asking you to send monies with western union, RUN, very far away cuz i almost got scammed, seemed so realy, but use your noodles people!


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Old 08-30-2006, 07:45 PM   #2
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Well if your going to go into a thread and just say how bad that person is at grammar and spelling, without responding to the topic, then thats kind of rude and you shouldnt of bothered posting.

So was this person a user on the forums? You mentioned a name at first so I thought that you knew the person. Then it started to talk about how they were scamming you.

The good thing is that you caught it in time and didnt get ripped for a thousand or so.
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Old 08-30-2006, 07:49 PM   #3
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well it was off a aby user, mutlee is his name on here, was selling a turbo for th spi, and sent me a email telling me that he didnt get email back from winner and said i could buy it, and they wanted me to send money to UK, and when u send W.U. u dont put on strett address so im like wtf, this makes no sense
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Well if your going to go into a thread and just say how bad that person is at grammar and spelling, without responding to the topic, then thats kind of rude and you shouldnt of bothered posting.

So was this person a user on the forums? You mentioned a name at first so I thought that you knew the person. Then it started to talk about how they were scamming you.

The good thing is that you caught it in time and didnt get ripped for a thousand or so.
Probably should have said "i got an email from someone posing as mutlee" to avoid confusion that this was an FF member doing the scamming. This is a common scam. I am glad you didn't get sucked into it.
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^yea i should have said someone posing as mutlee, ill edit first post
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