Hi Eric, Before I start the process of sending my money …

Comment on Buying or Selling? An Investigation into Craigslist Scams by Rosie.

Hi Eric,
Before I start the process of sending my money to this guy name “Bruce”, who lives in Canada. I thought I would research to see this third party “RapidParcel” is legit. When I clicked on the link that he sent me, it seems legit. Do you know if this “RapidParcel” is really legit? Please advise? Also, please see the chain of emails coming from “Bruce”

Hello Rosie
I was checking for a way to make the exchange from here to you in the US
and I came across this option, which is a very good way to make this
It’s provide by a company called RapidParcel and it will help us with
this transaction.
They seem designed specifically for internet transactions, they handle
both the payment and delivery part of this transaction. They seem pretty
nice and trustworthy and they provide a service that we can use for our
The link below is from RapidParcel website and it explains their
Please check the link and the procedure and let me know if
you agree to the terms.


With this procedure RapidParcel will deliver the ipad to you, receive
your payment and I will receive the payment for the ipad only after you
instruct them to do so.
I will pay the shipping.
Let me know if we can proceed.


On 1/7/2013 7:22 AM, Rosie Tran wrote:
> Sure I’m still interested in one.
> Thanks
> Rosie
> On Jan 7, 2013, at 9:51 AM, Bruce Jenson wrote:
>> I apologize for the delay in my reply, I was out of town for the holidays.
>> Let me know if you are still interested.
>> On 12/24/2012 7:54 AM, rtran48126@verizon.net wrote:
>>> Hi…Do you still have any left?
>>> On 12/12/12, Bruce Jenson wrote:
>>> Hi, I am getting back to you regarding the 64GB 4G, iPad3 from Craigslist
>>> My name is Bruce and I am now in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
>>> I work for Apple and I have 20 ipads 3. I was offered a discount but only for 20 ipads.
>>> All of them are unlocked and have 64 GB of memory.
>>> Let me know if you want one.
>>> Thanks,
>>> Bruce

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