Online Scams

The Covered Trailer Facebook Marketplace Scam and How It Works

Jim Dee
Jim Dee
Nov 24, 2020 · 7 min read

🚚 An interesting one I stumbled across the other day. 🚚

Photo from a current Facebook scam post. This one shows the “Spartan” model.

The other day, I was casually browsing Facebook Marketplace and happened across an ad for a covered trailer (listed as “Carmate Enclosed Trailer” but also appearing as “2016 Spartan 14X7 Enclosed Trailer” and probably a bunch of other trailer…