by Michael Seese
We all know the adage, "If it sounds too good to be true..." I know you all are too smart to fall for it, but it never hurts to reinforce.
The other day I received this.
On the surface, it doesn't look too bad. (Other than the fact that the Subject line looks like a billboard.)
The "From" is maxfrag.net, which is a hosting service. But why, one should ask, would a Paypal email come from there?
The grammar is OK. Maybe it's harmless... Then logic takes over.
Who is this?
Why is he sending me $500?
What did I do to earn it?
Therefore, we DELETE.
Be safe in the new year, friends.
On another note, this was one of my most laborious posts to create; my New Year's resolution was to learn to touch-type. And though I occasionally cheated by peeking at my fingers, I refused to revert to my old form.
How about you? Any New Year's resolutions?