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How I outfoxed a scammer promising me a dead tycoon's fortune

It was 1970 when I first saw one of those letters that offer you a fortune if you just help someone transfer money. It was signed by an African prince and arrived at our Philadelphia rowhouse addressed to “Occupant.”  Being 12, I marveled at the blue airmail envelope and colorful stamps. … Back to Article

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