I ordered a Viscount seat online from unicycle.com last night. I got the usual confirmation e-mails, then I received an e-mail from a hotmail account, wanting me to confirm my name and credit card number. I called unicycle.com right away and informed them. They said, “No, he don’t work here.”. And I was like," It sure sounded fishy to me. I ain’t sending my credit card info in an unencripted e-mail". I forwarded them a copy of the e-mail too, but I thought I would just warn everyone here. The e-mail I got was like this;
From: Mike Wilson [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Monday, July 14, 2003 5:32 AM
To: Mojoe’s e-mail address
Subject: Unicycle.com Order Number *****(he knew my number but I deleted it for here.)
Thank you for shopping at Unicycle Store.
Due to our experience with credit card fraud we need to verify your credit
card number, exipry date, name on card you are using with this purchase and
the last 3 digits AFTER the credit card number in the signature area of the
Thank you for your co-operation in this matter.
Company Unicycle Sales
Export Assistant - WWW.UNICYCLE.COM
Add photos to your messages with MSN 8. Get 2 months FREE*.
be careful… Mojoe