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Old 22 May 2009, 12:00
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Originally Posted by The Fat Guy View Post
The cashiers check will be for more money that the gig and he will ask you to give it to the kid. After you give the kid the money, the Dad will show up and thank you, pay you and then the cashiers check will come back counterfeit.
You're over thinking it.

There is no kid, you'll never meet a person face to face.

Once the check is received by the victim... the scammer will urgently need the money to be wired back in order to pay for his kid's travel, him mother's kidney, etc.
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