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Old 08-06-2018, 09:01 AM
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Recently, there have been a number of members who have been ripped off by scam artist(s) on the Buy and Sell Forum. This is not new or unique to AO. There is zero we can really do to help you with deals that have gone sideways. Internet crooks know how to ply their trade. They are easily able to keep one step ahead of outdoorsmen looking for equipment. Rely on trader ratings/post histories/recommendations by others/face to face deals/Canada Post COD payment/Copious Pics. We have heard from members who have contacted law enforcement and there is really nothing they can do. We are on our own folks, so deal wisely.
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Old 08-11-2018, 09:54 PM
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Thanks for the heads up. This is why I like to do my deals face to face.
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Old 08-13-2018, 08:39 AM
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I always ask for the item next to a phone a a news paper with todays date... if they can't produce that it is a scam.
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Good to know
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