Marc Pen paypal scam buyer

Old 01-18-2014, 01:09 PM
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TunerVince
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Default Marc Pen paypal scam buyer

[email protected] emailed me to buy my rolling chassis sight unseen for full asking price. Then gives a BS story about being busy and send this list of questions:
1:Are you the first owner of it?
2:Why are you selling it?
3;your Phone number #
4.Does it has any fault affecting it?
5.Can you send me general close up pictures as i will be unable to
come look at it in person and so that i can have a better look?

Q1 is stupid because it's an old roller.
Q4 is awesome because it 'has many fault affecting it'
Q5 I have many pics if he followed the link.

Then I looked him up on paypal.
https://www.paypal-community.com/t5/...ail/m-p/757613

I'm not going to fall for this guy. Be careful out there.
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Old 01-18-2014, 10:35 PM
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Is it a common thread that scammers use gmail?
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Old 01-19-2014, 07:13 AM
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Originally Posted by markdunlap
Is it a common thread that scammers use gmail?
Sure seems to be a lot of them from gmail accounts. My smart phone uses gmail so I use it but I also have a hotmail account. I try to use my hotmail on places where I will buy or sell things because people seem to not trust anyone with a gmail address.
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