I received a text message with a link asking for credit card info to pay a CL fee of...

GetHuman-stopab's customer service issue with Craigslist from May 2018

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I received a text message with a link asking for credit card info to pay a CL fee of $.** to upgrade my status before CL would release emails from numerous potential customers inquiring about my posted item for sale. This is the text message: "You have ** new buyer messages for your craigslist item, to read them upgrade and visit: http:**migtri.org*craigslist.org*?messages******". The text came from mobile * **********. Please advise.*My name is Gary Ellison*Item listed is an electric winch*My mobil * is ***********My email address is *****@***.com
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After much effort hopefully I succeeded in submitting to CL information regarding what appeared to be a scam attempt to obtain my CL password and credit card number.
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Customer service issue
Reported by GetHuman-stopab
May 23rd, 2018 - 8 mons ago
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May 23rd, 2018 5:33pm
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May 23rd, 2018 7:53pm
GetHuman-stopab confirmed the issue is fixed. Hooray!
May 24th, 2018 7:25pm