Originally Posted by DressageDreamer
I had a scammer try to buy a saddle from me! The english was horrible and he was buying it as a gift....yadda yadda yadda. He wanted to send me the money and have a friend come pick it up at my house. Oh really? He was in Africa working on a ship and the saddle was going to go to some other state. All he needed was my bank information to wire the money to.......yeah and I fell off the turnip truck yesterday Dude.
That's quite a norm. Especially if you post on craigslist you get all kinds of emails like "do you still sell the items, can you send pics and condition, and how much you want". I just ignore them in 1st place. :)