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I put an add up for babysitting this is an email i got back something seems off about it and i am not sure what to reply

How are you doing? Thank you for your response. My Daughter name is
Rachel and she is 5yrs old.I will be happy if you can let me know your
charges per hour you wish to charge for her. Rachel is well trained
and she is a free eater. She ain't allergy to any kind of food or
anything, I will be dropping her off in the morning by 10:00am and
will come to pick her up by 3:00pm or in the evening by 4:00pm to
10:30pm because i can decide to shift my duty to afternoon,If you
can't work the hours you can work during the Weekend while I get
someone else to do this hours. So, I will be lodging in an hotel
around you. you can come and babysit her in the hotel or i can drop
her if you want me(i will like to know your preferred option).I want
you to get back to me with your total estimate for a month, so as to
have you booked and secured prior to my arrival, Get back to me so I
can have you booked, as I am rounding off plans and allotting money to
issues that should be settled prior to my arrival. What are your likes
and dislikes in KIDS? the time frame is within 25th of October till
December. This offer is for someone of well mannered attitudes,
neatness and good sense of relationship and GOD fearing, so if you are
interested in this offer, please answer all my questions below:

1) Are you married?
 2) Do you have any special attitude?
 3) Do you have any crime records?
 4)Do you have a valid driver’s license?
 5) What is your origination country? And let me know since when you
have been in USA ?
  6) How old are you ?
  7)Are you a Christian and Honest Person?

   Regards Dan.



also gave me a phone number i will more then likely say i cannot do it because i am not a christian and will not lie about that and i do not have a driver's license which i said in my post offer childcare. what do you all think or it just me that thinks it's a little off

by on Oct. 8, 2012 at 8:30 PM
Replies (11-20):
angieluvsolivia
by Angie on Oct. 8, 2012 at 9:42 PM

 Scam for sure!

amyjane22
by Amy on Oct. 8, 2012 at 10:02 PM
It does seem a little off.
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bizeemommy
by on Oct. 8, 2012 at 10:06 PM

I would follow your instincts and not respond.  It could all be on the up and up, but even as I read it, it seemed off.  

SarahSuzyQ
by Sarah on Oct. 8, 2012 at 10:14 PM
I wouldn't even respond... Just sounds scammy, especially if it came from CL.
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acrogodess
by Bronze Member on Oct. 8, 2012 at 10:16 PM

It sounds like one of those Nigerian scams.

Hottmomma607
by Trica on Oct. 8, 2012 at 10:58 PM
Delete delete delete ignore run don't do it! That sounds creepy as hell!
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BeachMommy07
by on Oct. 8, 2012 at 10:59 PM

Sounds like a scam artist. Look at the way it's written. Ignore this one.

Rushn311
by on Oct. 8, 2012 at 11:02 PM

I think it's just a Dad making sure his child will be in the best care. I get it. Answers the questions honestly and go from there.

ShhhItsASecret
by Member on Oct. 8, 2012 at 11:06 PM

Just answer the questions. But if he emails back asking for bank account info or any other personal info just ignore and delete. Don't baby sit in the hotel. And meet in a public place for the first time. Maybe like chik fil a and have lunch so the daughter can play. 

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by Platinum Member on Oct. 8, 2012 at 11:23 PM
That's just scary .. to me ...
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