Why Are Consumers Still Being Conned After All These Years?

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Taking a drive over to eBay’s Motors community forum today It’s mostly the same old whine about getting scammed. As it’s often said in the car business, theirs an ASS for every seat. Unfortunately with eCommerce today many fraud victims never get to sit in their new seat. eBay like Craigslist, Auto Trader, or any other websites is just a venue. Scammers have become clever over the years. It’s the buyers responsibility to verify a deals legitimacy! This kind of fraud has been going on for over 16 years that…

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Another eBay Car Buyer Scammed $9,000 LOST

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It starts with a car for sale with a dirt cheap price. Before the buyer knows it his money is gone! Folks.. Come On – Wise Up. Don’t swallow the sucker bait! From this eBay Motors Forum Post: E-Bay Scam on e-bay autos-Invoice from e-bay motors no ligit!! Apr 2, 2013 05:20 PM I purchased a car from e-bay motors, so I thought I was. Had several discussion with seller, several e-mails, received invoice from e-bay motors confirming the transaction just like the seller said would happen. Invoice adked for…

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A Not So Common eBay Motors Scam Explained

Should I Sell My Car On eBay?

This is not the usual run of the mill used car scam where the fraudster is plastering a BIG BUY NOW PRICE and Screaming Contact Me in the listing. It actually looks like an amateur seller with a simple text description and 1 photo. An under bidder was contacted by the seller and offered a second chance offer. Lucky for that person, they asked for advice on the websites discussion board. At least that’s one potential victim that didn’t get defrauded out of their money. But there are many more…

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