Craig’s List is a great place to find a great deal and to also be taken advantage of.
More scams are being reported in the Terre Haute area related to real estate.
The way it works, the crooks place an ad on Craig’s list saying that a home that is for sale is for rent and that they have had to move out of town.
The thief tells you to send a deposit and they will send you a key.
You send the money but the key never arrives.
Do your homework.
Never send money if someone won’t show you the house and drive by the house and call the number on the sign.