Buy Glider without looking
On Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at 9:00:07 AM UTC-8, Jonathon May wrote:
At 13:47 06 December 2017, AS wrote:
On Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 7:08:00 AM UTC-5,
On Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 6:26:52 AM UTC-5, Casey
Has anyone every sold a glider without the buyer looking at
I have my glider listed for sell and the guy is buying without
at it and sending a cashiers check and arranging shipping....sound
I have sold 2 gliders w/o buyer seeing it but your question (I
gue in cheek) raises red flags. My local gliderport had 3 gliders
or sale and all 3 of us got the same offer. The language in the
n intimates the buyer has no knowledge of soaring. One buyer
address which I Googled. It was a vacant house! Check the SSA
determine if the buyer is a member. If the offer still doesn't pass
ell test insist the buyer send his rep to inspect the ship.
One buyer gave a mailing address which I Googled. It was a
That poor Nigerian Prince probably had to sell all his earthly
nd move out of his house just to afford your glider! C'mon - have
nd accept his offer - it's close to Christmas! ;-)
But seriously - the same scam is being pulled worldwide on
anes, cars and boats. The German soaring forum is full of
.. A serious buyer will not object to presenting a cashier's check or
Just had a gent offer full £154,000.00 for my duo and wants me to
send my detail so he can send a cheque.
Well it is Christmas !
DO NOT accept a check! Have him wire the money; it is actually easier than sending checks. If he objects you KNOW he is a scammer.