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Didmarton Bluegrass Festival Email Scam

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Dec 2, 2019 - 3:42 PM
71 posts since 9/20/2007

A friend forwarded this unwelcome bit of news today -

International email scam targeting US bluegrass acts

To be clear, the Festival has no connection with these scammers.  Has anyone gotten one of these emails?

Dec 2, 2019 - 6:20:31 PM

6370 posts since 4/7/2003

Got one from a folk festival in the UK last year....same scam.

Dec 2, 2019 - 8:06:03 PM

17 posts since 3/10/2009

Who would believe anything like that. Up front money no refunds. Desperate people i guess.

Dec 2, 2019 - 8:42:41 PM

71 posts since 9/20/2007

hmm, I work with fraud mitigation. You might be surprised about the schemes that otherwise intelligent people fall for. It really is sad.

Dec 3, 2019 - 4:48:24 AM

Texasbanjo (Moderator)


23479 posts since 8/3/2003

Here's another thread on another festival that someone is scamming:

Edited by - Texasbanjo on 12/03/2019 04:51:32

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