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How to protect yourself from online classifieds
Scammers are stepping up their attacks on peoples who are selling goods via
sites. Scammers assumes a particular attitude of a authenticated seller ,the
scammers will near you via Email or by social media by posting fake ads ,The
ad can be as anything such as books,accessories,electronic devices, used
vehicles etc..Sure the photography of a product will be fine in Scammers post,
resembles like authenticated sellers...They offers very low price for a same
product as a authenticated seller does. if u listen to them sympathetically and
attentively, they will make you as crazy shtick…
MOST COMMON ONLINE SCAMS are listed as follows:
Plane ticket/visa scam
Medical emergency scam
Cashing money order scam
Business investment scam
Job scam and
Online classified scam
Check websites does it has refunds and return policies, if not find out
exactly to whom you are dealing with. Many scammers pose like a
authenticated sellers so think twice before to deal with.
Enquire to others before the payment is done, if it seems to be suspicable
drop the deal, once the deal is done with the scammers it‟s very rare to
refund your money.
Promises will be done by a scammers to courier the product as soon as
deposit of payment into an account, avoid any mode of payments like
money order, international fund transfer or electronic currency.
Suspicious behaviour and inconsistent data elements of scammers should
be noticed by you. Identify the pattern of that indicate frauds. Our
problem is we don‟t censor the seller‟s. Observe them, read their terms
and policies then proceed to a payment...
HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF?
Make sure that their website has 24/7 assistance, always try to contact the
retailer or auction services through comment-mail, or Toll-Free numbers,
this will initiate direct conversation with them
Once you are not satisfied with their proceedings, suspects that as a scam
don‟t hesitates to drop your deal from right there, this will make you to
protect from the online frauds..
HOW DO I GET AVOID FROM SCAMMING?
„ESCROW‟ service, buyers favourite website for guaranteed payment.
ESCROW collects the payment from the buyers and delivers to the sellers
when it gets confirmation from the buyer “product is arrived” with little
amount of services charges.
Report by attaching received scams screenshot in ACCC which helps to
warn scammers about current scam, monitor trends and disrupt scam.
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