Saturday, 5 September 2009

Member: andreeas21 has sent a question about item #260469257268

Take a look at this email and see how many clues there are that tell me it is an Ebay scam.
1) It says: "Your registered name is included to show this message originated from eBay". My Ebay name isn't included and that email address isn't the one I use on Ebay.
2) Point your mouse at one of the links (don't click) and look at the web address displayed at the bottom of your screen:
Look closely at that address - it isn't the real Ebay website - a hacker has added their scam site onto the site ( is a legitimate site).
3) I didn't list the item mentioned for sale on Ebay.
4) ----- I'm sure you can find more clues if you look hard enough.

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If you relist item 260469257268 (HOT~TRUE 7.0MP High Resolution DIGITAL CAMERA CAMCORDER) please let me know.

Thank you.

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