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How Does a Scam Artist knowing your name and number help them?

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by bobsleds, Jul 4, 2013.

  1. bobsleds

    bobsleds Regular Member

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    i was reading this
    http://www.hoax-slayer.com/bayford-advance-fee-scam.shtml

    and i noticed that all the scammers ask for is your

    Full Names:
    Contact/resident Address:
    Phone Number:
    Country/Nationality:


    so once they get this, then what? that info alone is so easy to get why go through the trouble of setting up these elaborate scams to get info that is widely available?
     
  2. lanbo

    lanbo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Once you give them that information they know you'll fall for anything!
     
  3. steelballs

    steelballs BANNED BANNED

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    Open book con artists...

    Caveat emptor - never send personal information...
     
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