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Beware of "Drive While Advertising" Auto Car Wrapping Scam

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Beware of "Drive While Advertising" Auto Car Wrapping Scam

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The "Drive While Advertising" auto car wrap or autowrapping advertising below is a scam. The scam claims that regular citizens, not professional drivers, with a driver's license can be paid $250 or more weekly via check (cheque) to have their vehicle wrapped with an advertisement. The scammers behind this fraudulent scheme or scam will send you fake checks, ask you to take your share of the money and wire the rest to a graphic designer or give it to someone else. But, the checks are fakes and will bounce.

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The wired money will actually go to the scammers behind this fraudulent scheme. You will then be left to pay back the bank the wired amount and other charges associated with the processing of the check. Whenever you receive offers that are too good to be true, please do your research before participating, even if the offers seem legitimate.

Recipients of the following "Get Paid to Drive Concept by Miller Lite Beer" email message or something similar is asked to delete it and should not follow the instructions in it.

The "Drive While Advertising" Auto Car Wrapping Scam

From: Ceri Satur

Sent: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 2:04:54 AM

Subject: JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

ABOUT US

As a successful business, we are focused on achieving the consistent growth required to continue our global success and to make us an even stronger company.

JOB TITLE:

Drive While Advertising

JOB DESCRIPTION:

We are currently seeking to employ Individual who own a Car as we look to expand our marketing out reach to every nooks and crannies especially in California. The basic premise of the "Drive While Advertising" concept seeks people -- regular citizens, not professional drivers -- to go about their normal routine as they usually do, only with an advert of "Irish spring Body Wash Soap"plastered on their car/truck.

Qualifications:

Must have a Car,Truck,Van or Motorcycle..

SALARY:

$250 weekly including $50 for gas

Interested Candidates should contact edric.thompson121@gmail.com<mailto:edric.thompson121@gmail.com> for more information

Sincerely,

Colgate Palmolive

Irish Spring Marketing Director

Edrick Thompson

909 River Rd,

Piscataway Township, NJ 08854

(310) 856-9806<tel:(310)%20856-9806>

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  • Mar 31, 2019 at 1:45 PM by an anonymous user from Newark, New Jersey, United States

    I received a check such as this for car wrap. What would happen if I just went to the bank it is written on and cash it?

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  • Jan 24, 2019 at 3:50 PM by an anonymous user from Belle River, Ontario, Canada

    I got an email like this from someone saying they were Wilson Decker from Acosta Sales and Marketing...I dont know if I can trust it.

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    • Jan 26, 2019 at 3:31 AM by info

      It is a scam, do not fall for it.

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