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Entire town scammed out of thousands of dollars

PENNEY FARMS, Fla. -- A local town was the target of an internet scam that drained tens of thousands of dollars from its bank account.

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MyKinKStar - 4/20/2012 12:09 PM
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ANY bank employee who 'emails' ANY information to ANYONE NEEDS TO BE FIRED! That is NOT the procedure EVER, regardless of who is asking or who they are, and totally - absolutely unacceptable! IF the town had lost any money, they would not be 'bankrupt' because the bank would have to suck up that loss for having an employee who obviously doesn't know the rules OR know enough to follow them! This is truly unbelievable.

imtellin - 4/20/2012 7:27 AM
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sound as if they need to change banks !!! my credit union would require every deep dark secret,, i opened account with,, in order to let me have knowledge of my accounts,, let alone wire money, to out of country locations !!! and in those amounts ??? visa locks accounts ,when out of country transactions occur,, till you notify, them otherwise ...
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