International Buyer Scams


Recently a car collector ran a classified ad to try to sell an ‘84 Corvette. A man from England responded to the ad via e-mail, saying he was interested in purchasing the car. He wanted to mail the seller a check for more than the asking price, and then have the seller send the balance to a man who would use it to ship the car to him in England .

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2006/01/25/international-buyer-scams