IF A PERSON/ENTITY, WITH WHOM YOU ARE CONTRACTING FOR PRODUCTS/SERVICES/ETC.,

MAILS YOU A CHECK FOR AN AMOUNT LARGER THAN WHAT YOU'VE AGREED ON (FOR EXAMPLE, YOU ARE PURCHASING A PRODUCT FOR $300, BUT YOU GET A CHECK FOR $2,500), AND ASKS YOU TO DEPOSIT THE CHECK, DEDUCT THE AMOUNT YOU'VE AGREED ON, AND WRITE THE PERSON/ENTITY A CHECK FOR THE REMAINING AMOUNT AND MAIL THE PERSON/ENTITY THE CHECK, NOTE THAT THIS IS A SCAM. DO NOT DEPOSIT THAT CHECK! INSTEAD, INFORM USPS/FEDEX/UPS OF THAT SITUATION, AS WELL AS LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

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