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world of Scambaiting!
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Does somebody want to transfer
millions of dollars into your account?
Does someone want to pay you to cash cheques and send them the money?
Met a new friend/penpal on a friendship/dating site who's
asking you for money?
Has a dying person contacted you wanting your help to give
his money to charity?
Have you sold an item and are asked to accept a payment
larger than the item amount?
IT'S A SCAM!
Don't fall for common scams like
this - fight them!
So what is scambaiting?
Well, put simply, you enter into a dialogue with scammers,
simply to waste their time and resources. Whilst you are
doing this, you will be helping to keep the scammers away
from real potential victims and screwing around with the
minds of deserving thieves.
It doesn't matter if you
are new to this sport or a hardened veteran; if you are
wasting the time of a scammer, or frustrating them in any
way well that's good enough for us, and we would welcome you
to join with our now very large community.
Although this site
concentrates mainly on the Nigerian
419 scam, we are happy to deal with other types of scams
if and when the opportunity arises. We also have a large
team of experts dedicated to the removal and closure of fake
scammer banks and sites.
Even if you are a
newcomer, much fun can be had and at the same time you will
be doing a public service. If you are new to this game and
need to know what scambaiting is all about, please click on
the 419 FAQ link at the top of
the page. See also Baiting Tips
for information on getting started on this great cyber-sport
We encourage everyone to
contribute to this site and the good cause of scambaiting by
joining in the fun on the
where you can meet new friends and seek expert help, tips
and advice on anti-scamming. User participation is
absolutely encouraged. Please help us to raise awareness the
Do not be fooled into
thinking scammers operate from a specific part of the world.
Advance fee fraud scammers are a world-wide menace, and they
operate from every continent. These scammers range from
small one-man-band criminals scamming a few thousand dollars
a year, to highly organised groups raking in hundreds of
thousands of dollars a month.
Please take time to
read our article, "The Ethics of
and also the following important
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|I guess the Scam Victim Compensation Fund does not keep ....
|I guess the Scam Victim Compensation Fund does not keep thorough and complete records of their contacts :)
Never under estimate the greediness of the scammer lads I guess.
One of my characters had a bait started with a lad last year. Went bac..........||jonclay1440
|They're just not trying anymore...!!!
|Received an e-mail in one of my baiter accounts today from [mask:1:53b565574f]firstname.lastname@example.org [/mask:1:53b565574f] that simply had the sentence "Please give me money". No more, no less...........||helasm
|I started in 2012 to reply to this letter saying that I won a lot of money. I have used the same mailadress and sometimes I have just send them some letters and then I have been quiet for months without any sound from them. Tried to get them to fill ..........||sportbluecanyon
|Started out boring/routine but has gotten good...insulting
|Surprised I have had him on the hook this long-.....Started out
[quote:ff5d8fdbb2]Attention: Sir Josson,
Sorry for the delay in response concerning your long awaited approved funds, it's as a result of my Ecowas/UN summit journey that lasted fo..........||Fatter Siam
|Waiting on that letter of apology from the HM Treasury
|For a little over 2 ½ years now I’ve been baiting Nigerian Senator Blimpy and HM Treasury’s Sir Nicholas McPherson (I haven’t the heart to tell him the real Sir Nick’s been retired for some time). The usual wacky baiting hijinks but I was lu..........|
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