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Fraud Awareness for internet used car buyers. Doc has been advising consumers how to avoid bad car deals on the net since 2004. These videos are a good source of education for anyone doing car business on the net
  • 10:13 Beware Of Craigslist Car Scams

    Beware Of Craigslist Car Scams

    by FidoSysop Added 33 Views / 0 Likes

    Shopping for a used car on a budget? Beware of “too good to be true” low priced cars for sale. You can loose your money and possibly your identity in the blink of an eye! First off Amazon does not sell USED CARS and there is no such thing as A

  • 05:37 Popular Exempt Odomer Tampering Federal Felony Offence

    Exempt Odomer Tampering Federal Felony Offence

    by FidoSysop Added 201 Views / 0 Likes

    Here's an interesting topic on eBay Motors community forum about exempt 1974 Honda CB550 Motorcycle odometer rollback. Info from Cornell University Law School regarding federal law on odometers: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/49/subtitle-VI/part-

  • 05:06 Suspended Bad Sellers Registering New Accounts

    Suspended Bad Sellers Registering New Accounts

    by FidoSysop Added 23 Views / 0 Likes

    My opinion about this complaint on scamguard.com: https://www.scamguard.com/justin-chance-spector-and-bryan-g-crisp/ Why does eBay not enable ID Verify for vehicle sellers? Apparently from the comments on this article the bad apples can come back and regi

  • 10:47 Suspected European Phishing Car Scams

    Suspected European Phishing Car Scams

    by FidoSysop Added 26 Views / 0 Likes

    Here's today's lineup of suspected European Luxury car scams. Folks don't get scammed and loose your money. Read my popular article "Internet Car Buying And Selling Tips" Outro link after this video finishes.

  • 10:14 eBay Shoots Critics While Car Scams Run Wild

    eBay Shoots Critics While Car Scams Run Wild

    by FidoSysop Added 43 Views / 0 Likes

    Here is a 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 that is offered by a fraudster. eBay loves to shoot down critics and vloggers but can't stop these scammers from picking their buyers pockets. Beware of a too good to be true car deal. Take a look at This Video wher

  • 06:22 Craigslist Stolen Truck Scam Costs Man 9500

    Craigslist Stolen Truck Scam Costs Man 9500

    by FidoSysop Added 37 Views / 0 Likes

    Authorities are calling this man "The Metro Detroit Used Car Scam Artist" who just stole $9500 from a Craigslist buyer. According to Channel 4's video this fraudster has struck several other times. The Ford F-350 Dually Pickup was stolen, and the title wa

  • 13:03 PayPal Vehicle  Credit Card Chargeback Reversed

    PayPal Vehicle Credit Card Chargeback Reversed

    by FidoSysop Added 25 Views / 0 Likes

    This eBay top rated seller has a problem buyer on his truck. Never accept more than a small deposit via PayPal. Insist the full balance is Bank Wire Transferred into your account. More info on our blog post: https://blog.carscamawareness.com/10293/06/vehi

  • 07:55 Fraudsters Using Green Dot Moneypak Scam Internet Buyers

    Fraudsters Using Green Dot Moneypak Scam Internet Buyers

    by FidoSysop Added 78 Views / 0 Likes

    Fraudsters are now using Green Dot Moneypak on Craigslist to phish unsuspecting car buyers. The thieves promise that eBay Motors will be sending the car and the transaction is bonded through eBay vehicle purchase protection program. Folks WIZEN UP! There

  • 08:53 Craigslist Car Scam Woman Lost 28,000

    Craigslist Car Scam Woman Lost 28,000

    by FidoSysop Added 20 Views / 0 Likes

    Beware there are fraudsters waiting on the road ahead. This woman fell for a scam where the buyer sent a business check to her bank to pay off her car loan. Someone picked the car up shortly afterword. Soon the bank called telling her the check bounced. N

  • 09:55 Popular Suspected Phishing Car Scams 05/04/2014

    Suspected Phishing Car Scams 05/04/2014

    by FidoSysop Added 157 Views / 0 Likes

    Here are two vehicle listings that are suspected to be fraudulent. The 1st is this 2012 Mercedes-Benz GL550 4Matic 4JGBF8GE7CA768348 for sale by eaglesrt8 Item number 151294012819. The 2nd is this 2011 Lexus GX460 Premium 4x4 JTJBM7FX2B5024068 for sale by

  • 04:29 Internet Car Scams Another Victim Bites The Dust

    Internet Car Scams Another Victim Bites The Dust

    by FidoSysop Added 18 Views / 0 Likes

    Another person snared in an internet car scam. It's all about awareness that scams are out there. Be sure to read my article called "Best Internet Car Buying And Selling Tips" The butt you save just might wind up being your own. Link on my home vimeo page

  • 13:07 eBay Motors XSS Redirect Phishing Scams

    eBay Motors XSS Redirect Phishing Scams

    by FidoSysop Added 49 Views / 0 Likes

    Watch as i browse eBay Motors UK screen capturing xss cross site scripting redirect phishing scams. Fraudsters must know there is no weekend staff on duty so they have the run of the site. I counted 4 redirects to hacked websites in less than 10 minutes.

  • 07:22 XSS JavaScript Hidden Iframe Contents Revealed

    XSS JavaScript Hidden Iframe Contents Revealed

    by FidoSysop Added 28 Views / 0 Likes

    Here is the heart of eBay's XSS Redirect cross site scripting source hidden within an Iframe. This is an easy fix for them. Just strip out any JavaScript elements in a users html.

  • 09:01 Suspected Internet Vehicle Phishing Scams 09/09/2013

    Suspected Internet Vehicle Phishing Scams 09/09/2013

    by FidoSysop Added 21 Views / 0 Likes

    Here are a handful of car scams listed on 09/09/2013. Folks be careful when buying a car on the net. Everyone want's a good deal, but a too good to be true car deal will get both your money and even possibly your identity stolen! Read the popular article

  • 10:53 Suspected eBay Motors Phishing Scams 08/10/2013

    Suspected eBay Motors Phishing Scams 08/10/2013

    by FidoSysop Added 29 Views / 0 Likes

    It's been probably better than a month since i did an eBay phishing scam video, and it appears nothing has changed. Alleged 0 feedback scammers are still listing phishing bait cars and trolling for suckers. Here are our suspected scams for 08/10/2013 on e

  • 09:54 Review Of Kuwait Export Car Buyer Scam

    Review Of Kuwait Export Car Buyer Scam

    by FidoSysop Added 34 Views / 0 Likes

    This is a review of an article i wrote back in March 2013. Today i noticed a lot of traffic from Kuwait looking at that article. eBay Motors officials have no idea the huge amount of damage negative publicity like this does to the marketplace. Buyers in t

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