Welcome to the
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
Here are some of the latest threads from our forums
EATER UNIVERSITY FORUM
|What Do I Do With This Bank Account and How Do I Get More?
|[size=16:5351e7beac][b:5351e7beac]Gathering Lad Bank Accounts and Getting Them Shut Down[/b:5351e7beac][/size:5351e7beac]
This is an update to the original tutorial on getting lad bank accounts shut down by Tommo Shanter in EU.
|Credit Card Lad Tutorial
Credit card lads have a supply of stolen/phished credit card details that they want to turn into cash. They do this by approaching an online merchant and placing an order and then asking to use their own f..........||Mavro
|Tattoo ( Fake or real?) FAQ- by Mavro
|Okay, here's the finished Tattoo FAQ, ready to be added to Eater University. Does that make me a professor? :wink:
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[color=darkblue:1f24d03792]I've been a tattoo artist for years and I've seen many questions here..........||Mavro
|[color=darkblue:3d656efe85]I've been a tattoo artist for years and I've seen many questions here along the lines of "Is this lad's tattoo real?" So I thought it might be useful to post some tattoo basics here. Hopefully it can help you to decide if y..........||bobjohnson
|Art Bait Tutorial
|I have gotten a number of requests for suggestions for how to conduct a successful art bait. I have a little time at the moment so I will offer some suggestions for all. Take from it what you want, feel free to ask more questions if you have them. ..........|
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