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Original Post

From Michael Johnson of Metalsmiths Unite

A heads-up- A scam is targeting artfire, etsy, and other online vendors - First off, they will be from Eastern Europe (Slovenia is the most common), they will refuse to use Paypal, and they want you to use a fake shipping company. My red flag went off at the shipping company, because I have used every oddball shipping company in the world and never heard of E. Logistics Limited. A Google search came up with this website.

Be careful, if someone doesn't wan't to use Paypal for overseas transactions, let that be a redflag.

Stop Art Scams: Scam Email: Nelson Brown

Posted at 7:37 pm Jan 20, 2012 EST


Thanks for this.. :-)

Posted at 2:03 am Apr 1, 2012 EDT

Ty 4 d 411

Posted at 11:19 pm Dec 27, 2012 EST

Yeah watch out!

Posted at 2:21 pm Apr 20, 2013 EDT

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