The shipping container scam plaguing Canada is growing by the day, which has resulted in…
FRAUD ALERT Shipping Containers for Sale on Facebook Marketplace!
FRAUD ALERT Shipping Containers for Sale Facebook Marketplace!
Please be advised that one or more individuals are currently using Conterm information to fraudulently advertise shipping containers for sale at low prices on Facebook Marketplace and Kijiji.
These individuals are using our logo to create false bid documents and invoices. They request a money transfer and once the transfer is made, they disappear. We ask you to be vigilant with any purchase of shipping containers on Marketplace and sites like Kijiji and to contact us if you are unsure.
Fraudsters are trying to take advantage of the global container shortage to lure buyers with ridiculously low prices and steal their money. Read this article from CBC News about this scam that is happening across Canada.
To avoid being scammed, have a look at the following article we wrote on the topic: Top 10 Tips to Avoid A Shipping Container Scam
The Conterm Team
*Below is a copy of the fake invoice the scammers are using