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    05-15-2009, 02:23 PM
Hahaha @ ear surgery!! The really bad part is that some people must have been (I won't say dumb) uneducated enough to fall for this, for them to keep doing it.

People will try to get over on you folks!!! Don't be the victim!!!
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    05-15-2009, 05:30 PM
Wow people are sooooooooo rude, we all work hard for our money and they just go around trying to scam people. I say to them GET A JOB!!!!
    08-14-2009, 01:26 PM
Green Broke
Wow...good for you for being smart enough to ask all the questions you did! If more people did that, we'd be able to put these stupid scam artists out of business!

What I always say is...if it looks too good to be true, it probably is!!
    08-14-2009, 09:52 PM
What did the words in white font say? I missed the ad, and they deleted it now.
    08-15-2009, 08:02 AM
Green Broke
Yeah the ad is gone and I also want to know what the words in white said!!
    08-16-2009, 03:11 PM
Just sent Gail an email... hope she gets a lot.
    08-16-2009, 03:28 PM
Green Broke
Originally Posted by Whipple    
Ok, whats with the words in white???? That kinda freaked me out a bit.
What words in white?
    01-12-2010, 01:13 PM
AH! I almost fell for this scam, but something told me to ask questions! I have been in contact with "Gail" for a couple of days now. "She" told me her husband died in Iraq, she and her daughter are moving in with her sister, selling her house, and she really needs to sell the trailer! I have asked her several specific questions, but she won't reply to them at all; just keeps talking about how Ebay will contact me. She stated that the trailer is in New Jersey at the shipping center. Ebay doesn't have shipping centers! I found the listing on craigslist in Montana. I then googled the trailer and found that it has been flagged on almost every state's craigslist! This is a bad, bad person! Spread the word that it is a SCAM! I have contacted Ebay to inform the company of this scam as well!
    01-13-2010, 02:31 PM
Green Broke
Ive found scams on horse sale websites too, lame ones though...
E.g. In the pictures tab all the pictures were of different horses! Simular looking I give them that but different. Do they really think that a person buying a horse would know that little about them! Or in fact buying in general.
    01-13-2010, 02:37 PM
Similar scam was on horseclicks for a smaller trailer. We contacted them as the seller was from a town about 40 miles from us. When we asked to see the trailer, we were told it was in Indiana and the sale was through a brokerage scam.

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