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October 24, 2013

Scamming the scammer

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If I understand correctly, the scammers call from a number that has been disconnected so they can make calls out without being traced. Once they get the routing number of the Western Union money, they can be anywhere in the world to claim the money. And beware, once you fall for a scam, you will get on a list where you will get numerous calls. She gave me a website where you can check on the latest scams, www.phonebuster.com.

Yes, I had an exciting afternoon, hopefully scamming the scammer. I don’t think there will be any repercussions, like flying missiles from Nigeria headed my way. But if you hear a loud boom around our place, you will know the scammer scammed the scammer’s scammer.

You all beware out there.

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