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Old 10-17-2016, 02:53 PM
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Anyone else get this email. It's a scam, right?


PayPal Secure

Your PayPaI account we will close 34 Hours !


This is the last reminder to log in to PayPaI as soon as possible.
PayPaI will provide measures to restore access to your account.
Once connected, follow the steps to activate your account.

Thank you for your understanding as we work to ensure the safety account.
To Verify Your Account Please Click Link Below :

Click here for verification
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Old 10-17-2016, 02:54 PM
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scam
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Old 10-17-2016, 03:13 PM
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Looks legit to me..
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Old 10-17-2016, 03:48 PM
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Same here, cost me 250.00 to some Prince in Africa.... but was able to keep mine open....



J/K........Scam.....
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Tri it, whut have ewe got to looze?
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Just in case you (or anyone) wasn't aware. If a financial institution sends you an email concerning passwords or fraud or ANYTHING. NEVER click the link or call the number in the email. Use the known number or website to get in touch with them to see if its legit.
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Old 10-17-2016, 06:37 PM
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I didnt read your post... but yes it is a scam
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Old 10-17-2016, 06:38 PM
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If you hover over the link you should see the URL. Almost guarantee it is not PayPal.com but it may be something like PayPal-com.somesite.ru or whatever to try and throw you off.
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Old 10-17-2016, 06:39 PM
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Scamola!
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Old 10-17-2016, 07:12 PM
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Those things are called SPOOFS.....beware.
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D u h
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Old 10-17-2016, 07:45 PM
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PaypaI I not L. scam, never ever put your password on anything from an email link. If you are ever concerned go straight to the actual secure site (https) and log in from there.
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Old 10-19-2016, 07:04 AM
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The lousy English alone screams "SCAM!!".
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Old 10-19-2016, 07:13 AM
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got another phone call from MS the other day.
I asked if he was in India or Pakistan.
he said no Calif.
told him I did not have a computer.
what about a laptop
I said no
a smart phone
no
I would ask him a question and then he would ask me one
Took him awhile but eventually he started cussing me out
I kept on until he hung up
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MS scammer called me yesterday, I told the caller I could not currently access my laptop as I was incarcerated for allegedly stalking & murdering a scammer. She hung up on me. Tried calling her back, but it went into a recording. (631) 480-2281
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Old 10-19-2016, 07:35 AM
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Originally Posted by GR1FFIN View Post
I didnt read your post... but yes it is a scam




They are getting real good at this. Perfect English and perfect logo and return email address. And of course just logging into hte account with my browser and not their link verifies the scam...

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