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Quote Originally Posted by flameproof:
Doesn't sound like a well thought through scam. Old furniture that you probably can't sell anyway...]

This scam sounds to me like they had set up a fake paypal so when you create your new account you provide your credit card details which are then stolen and used.

sneaky sneaky - the ever evolving scam
That sounds quite plausible.