Avoid Craigslist Scams


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Avoid Craigslist Scams

  1. http://wegolook.com Avoid Craigslist Scams
  2. http://wegolook.com Craigslist is a centralized network of online communities that provides local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events.
  3. http://wegolook.com <ul><li>Craigslist can be a great tool to find good quality used stuff. </li></ul><ul><li>Fraudulent postings are just common on craigslist. </li></ul>
  4. http://wegolook.com <ul><li>Craigslist Car Scams </li></ul><ul><li>Craigslist Apartment Rental Scams </li></ul><ul><li>Craigslist Ticket Scams </li></ul><ul><li>Craigslist Job scams </li></ul><ul><li>Craigslist Escrow Service Scams </li></ul>Some of the top Craigslist frauds/scams: References: http://www.fraudguides.com/craigslist-car-scams.asp http://www.fraudguides.com/craigslist-apartment-rental-scams.asp http://www.fraudguides.com/craigslist-ticket-scams.asp http://www.fraudguides.com/craigslist-escrow-service-scams.asp
  5. <ul><li>Buying and selling cars on Craigslist can be a huge money-saver for </li></ul><ul><li>both the buyer as well as the seller. </li></ul><ul><li>Due to this, the Auto category in Craigslist's For Sale section is very </li></ul><ul><li>active, especially in urban areas. </li></ul><ul><li>Fraudulent postings are just common nowadays on craigslist. </li></ul><ul><li>Stolen checks, counterfeit checks and bounced checks are costing </li></ul><ul><li>people their money, cars or both. </li></ul>http://wegolook.com Craigslist Car Scams http://bringatrailer.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/1967_Glas_GT_1700_Craigslist_1.jpg
  6. <ul><li>Apartment Rental scams on Craigslist are targeted at those people </li></ul><ul><li>looking for a deal and a new home. </li></ul><ul><li>Typically, the scam/fraud starts when a fraudster pretending to be the </li></ul><ul><li>owner of the property ,posts a great deal on an apartment and a person </li></ul><ul><li>responds. </li></ul><ul><li>They ask you to make a deposit and collect some personal information </li></ul><ul><li>to be sent via email and then disappear. </li></ul>http://wegolook.com Craigslist Apartment Rental Scams
  7. <ul><li>Craigslist is a great place to sell tickets to sought-after concerts,sports </li></ul><ul><li>events,shows, concerts, festivals, fairs or even airline tickets. </li></ul><ul><li>You need to be very careful when purchasing tickets through Craigslist </li></ul><ul><li>as these tickets could be stolen or counterfeit or they could be priced far </li></ul><ul><li>beyond the exact value. </li></ul><ul><li>The tickets may even have been used at a previous, similar event. </li></ul>http://wegolook.com Craigslist Ticket Scams http://www.p2pnet.net/images/oltik.jpg
  8. <ul><li>Craigslist has a huge classified listing for job seekers, some legitimate </li></ul><ul><li>and others are scams.Fraudsters have a couple of ways to trap job </li></ul><ul><li>seekers. </li></ul><ul><li>One way is by using your resume and the other is personal </li></ul><ul><li>information contained in your resume. The fraudster can use these </li></ul><ul><li>information for any of the wrong reasons. </li></ul>http://wegolook.com Craigslist job scams http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:a4bp1lbh_osrOM:http://financeguru.info/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/online_job_search.jpg&t=1
  9. Escrow services are the preferred transaction method when big-ticket items are being bought and sold on Craigslist as they protect buyers and sellers making transactions. http://wegolook.com Craigslist Escrow Service Scams http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTb7tZswmqDktieOYk5uOb99ESTVZ5BwMhCn2Scai9ZEr4aiBI&t=1&usg=__YSGdwI3kAXgta_IQQjklELcjdaQ=
  10. <ul><li>Craigslist Escrow Scams involves 2 steps: </li></ul><ul><li>First, a fraudster creates a listing on Craigslist for something valuable, often at a bargain price. Potential buyers responding to the posting will want to know how the transaction will be handled. Responders are told that the transaction will be handled by an escrow service as it is trustworthy. </li></ul><ul><li>But, in the case of an escrow fraud, the seller recommends an escrow service of their choice to handle the transaction. The escrow service will have an official-sounding name and a professional-looking website for you to visit. You may then send them your money and the seller is never seen again. This has happened to many people purchasing expensive items on Craigslist. </li></ul>http://wegolook.com
  11. http://wegolook.com <ul><li>How many times have you wondered if what you are buying </li></ul><ul><li>online is really what the seller says it is? </li></ul><ul><li>WeGolook ™ can help you get independent confirmation that the </li></ul><ul><li>item actually exists, and of the seller's claims about the item. </li></ul><ul><li>WeGolook ™ actually sends a person to verify the product, </li></ul><ul><li>person, place or thing. </li></ul>
  12. http://wegolook.com WeGoLook ™ Service
  13. http://wegolook.com WeGoLook ™ Services for Craigslist Buyer <ul><li>WeGoLook™ will send a WeGoLooker™ to look at the item for you. </li></ul><ul><li>Your WeGoLooker™ will confirm existence and location of the item. </li></ul><ul><li>Take a few digital pictures and gathers some basic information </li></ul><ul><li>about the item (brand, model number, serial number, manufacturer, </li></ul><ul><li>VIN number, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>With our Preferred WeGoLook™ report, Your WeGoLooker™ can </li></ul><ul><li>even ask the seller to demonstrate that the item is in basic working </li></ul><ul><li>order. </li></ul><ul><li>With Custom WeGoLook™ report, we can guarantee that the item </li></ul><ul><li>you purchase is delivered to the shipper. </li></ul>WeGoLook™ helps you buy with confidence.
  14. http://wegolook.com <ul><li>WeGoLook™.com will send one our representatives, i.e </li></ul><ul><li>WeGoLookers™ look at your item on behalf of prospective buyers.   </li></ul><ul><li>The WeGoLooker™ will arrange to meet with you. </li></ul><ul><li>Takes a few digital pictures and gathers some basic information </li></ul><ul><li>about the item (brand, model number, serial number, manufacturer, </li></ul><ul><li>VIN number, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>We complete an online report for the prospective buyer. </li></ul><ul><li>We do let buyers know whether you and your item for sale actually </li></ul><ul><li>exist. </li></ul>Smart sellers use WeGoLook™ to promote confidence and trust. WeGoLook™ Services for Craigslist Seller
  15. http://wegolook.com We help prevent Online Fraud  WeGoLook ™ provides visual confirmation and a personalized report, completed by a real person, to verify a product, person, place or thing. WeGoLook ™ customers are better informed, avoid costly surprises, plus benefit from unbiased confirmation without having to travel.