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There continue to be recent incidents of scammers, posing as a region officer or event chair, sending an email to a fellow region officer or event chair requesting money or gift cards as rewards or to pay a vendor.

They can look legitimate as they are spoofing the email of a known individual, usually asking for gift cards, a check or bank information, and stating that they can't be reached by phone. It has been observed these emails sometimes contain misspellings, significant grammatical errors and a sense of urgency to act.

To avoid being a victim of these scams, there are actions you can take:

Don Roof
Region Web Coordinator
Porsche Club of America