PayPal Scams through Craigslist

I recently read a discussion on FaceBook started by a friend who is trying to sell a motorcycle on Craigslist, and who got some odd-sounding offers from people out of state.  His friends (including me) all insisted that it sounded fishy, and one poster shared a link to this article about a number of known scams on Craigslist, all of which involve PayPal.  You should read this - you will learn things about doing business through PayPal that you didn't know. I certainly did.  Here's the article link:

https://craigslistpostingsecrets.wordpress.com/pay-pal-scam/

Commerce on the internet can be risky.  Be safe out there.

That Call is NOT From Life Alert

A resident recently reported getting numerous calls from different numbers, always offering a "free Life Alert."  

Here is the message on this from the actual Life Alert web site:

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