|Posted: October 30, 2016, 7:22 pm - IP Logged|
My thought is this - If I get a letter saying that I won a large amount of cash but need to send money to pay taxes or processing, I say if this is real, take the fees and taxes out of the winnings and send me the rest. I don't have to pay anything.
Bagent, They have prepared answers for every reply you give them. Scammers, in general, are professionals at what they do. These conmen and conwomen are hungry and desperately need your cash for drugs, alcohol, cigarettes, gambling, etc.
When you win the Lottery you will be contacted by these crooks. It will be difficult to tell the difference between a legitimate request and an illegitimate one. The simple two letter word NO will go far.
I've been rich and I've been poor. Believe me, rich is better.
Attributed to Joe E. Lewis and others