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Old 04-24-2017, 07:47 AM   #1
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Scam or Typo?

I've asked where the trailer can be seen. It will be interesting to see the reply... If it's for real, I might even consider it...

https://portland.craigslist.org/wsc/rvs/6101772520.html

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2004 Airstream Safari Bambi 75th Anniversary Edition - $1500

I no longer have a place to store so I am having to sell this 2004 75th Anniversary Edition Airstream Safari Bambi 19' Travel Trailer for 1,500. It's like new condition with no problems....

For more info please email me at: camper@debra-wallace.com
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Old 04-24-2017, 07:50 AM   #2
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Scam

Almost certainly.
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Old 04-24-2017, 07:54 AM   #3
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99% likelihood a scam. It will be "delivered" by a third party after you use PayPal or Western Union to submit payment...

1% chance it is owned by the someone who is clueless
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Its legit but don't bother. I allready made a deal with the owner to purchase the unit. I'm sending the bank check to Nigeria as we speak.
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Old 04-24-2017, 07:54 AM   #5
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Almost certainly.
That's my opinion as well, but it will be interesting to see the reply.
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Old 04-24-2017, 08:00 AM   #6
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Don't worry if it gets away from you. There are 30 or 40 identical trailers, priced $1,500 to $3,000, posted right now on CL. Just pick one. I've got my eye on a nice 2014 Flying Cloud 25 for $3K. I see four or five within a hundred miles of home but I see no reason not to wait for one to pop up here in town and save myself a drive. Should only be a day or so.
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Old 04-24-2017, 08:15 AM   #7
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Not to get into politics here, but If they can build a physical wall on our border, why cant the build a electronic wall to keep this sort of scam from continuing?
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Old 04-24-2017, 08:22 AM   #8
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Um, I believe all the 75th Anniversary units are 2006 and 2007s. They used calendar year for the 75th, not model year.
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Not to get into politics here, but If they can build a physical wall on our border, why cant the build a electronic wall to keep this sort of scam from continuing?
I'm sure the occupant of the White House would be more than happy to promise to do that.
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Interesting....the link to Debra Wallace's blog indicates they had a tent camper in 2016......And they live in Kent, England
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And its not flagged yet?
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I see it as flagged for removal.


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Not to get into politics here, but If they can build a physical wall on our border, why cant the build a electronic wall to keep this sort of scam from continuing?
Because these kind of scams don't rely on the cleverness of the scammers but the gullibility of the scammed. Fence is no good if you keep leaving through the gate to get robbed.
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The reply from 'Debra'... I may have my offshore bank transfer the funds to the seller


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On Apr 24, 2017, at 9:57 AM, Debra Wallace <camper@wallace-debra.com> wrote:

hi! my 75th Anniversary Edition 2004 Airstream Safari Bambi 19' Travel Trailer is up for sale. My asking price is $1,500. Probably it deserves more, but I'm asking this price because it was my husband's RV, he loved it very much, but he didn't enjoy it...He died 9 months ago and now...I don't need it anymore. It brings me very bad memories and I want to get rid of it. It's in perfect condition, with no need for additional repairs, no scratches. The interior looks great. It has a clear title ready to be signed and notarized on your name. The price is not negotiable. All appliances and systems have been recently tested and all checked out perfectly. This Bambi is in remarkable condition! The aluminum body is free of any notable dents or corrosion. All of the trim and paint look incredible. All lights and signals are in perfect working order. It has a large awning that is in excellent condition. It has brand new tires!
I travel a lot with my business and I want to make this deal through eBay's Buyer Protection Program as they work like a third part for a successful and smooth transaction. If you're interested please let me know. Thanks! Debra
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