I received an email request from the alleged “Bob Wilson” requesting information and pricing for a part/product mentioned in one of our recent Red Square Blog Posts.  After researching I found the exact same posts on other blogs in the same format as below.  Whomever designed the script searches BLOGS, captures a PRODUCT NAME and an EMAIL ADDRESS, then automatically sends email request for purchase of product.  THIS IS A SCAM / SPAM / BLAM!!!

I have found that SCAM / SPAM / BLAM email’s often have the same RED FLAGS:  poor punctuation, improper sentence structure, a sense of urgency, mention of credit card payment and NO Phone Number.

See below for copy of  SCAM email details…..
Urgent Order
From:    “Bob Wilson” <wbob505@yahoo.com>
Date:    Wed, August 3, 2011 4:54 am
To:    undisclosed-recipients:;
Priority:    Normal

This is Bob and I will like to order ( diverter valve )Do get back to
me with the types and cost for the ones you do carry and let me know
if there is an extra cost when using visa or master Card.Kindly get
back to me with your name Are you the sales manager or the Owner?
Bob Wilson


QUESTIONS regarding this post?  Email me at vaughn@redsquarepools.com.  Mr. Wilson try scamming in your country


About Red Square Pools

Thank you for checking out our blog...we appreciate you taking the time to read our posts. To be quite honest, our posts come from your questions. Red Square Pool's wants to clear up the confusion and frustration of maintaining your pool and spa. We simply want to make Pool Maintenance and Repair SIMPLIFIED!! Let us know what your thinking by dropping us an email at info@redsquarepools.com. Have a safe and happy swimming experience!

3 responses »

  1. derek says:

    Bob Wilson wbob505@yahoo.com is a criminal… do not answer his e-mails.
    Also uses Bob Wilson gregsteve505@gmail.com

  2. hey guys realy nice blog .
    just check out this site it will be helpful in your dream of having a great pool in your own backyard they have great design and reasonable rates.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s