Skip to main content
No. of Recommendations: 3
Definately a thief. I received a call from the receptionist at church today. The post office called her looking for me. Someone had dumped my purse in a post office collection bin and they wanted to return it to me. (Yeah!) The nice lady at the post office told me this happens frequently. Nothing missing except the $250 Prescription sunglasses and a few postage stamps. I am so upset that the thief was in the room with the toddlers. Thank God for His protection.
This thief was obviously an opportunist. They could not possibly forsee the door being opened by a three year old with Mom in the bathroom. However, this person fits into one of two catagories: 1) just looking for cash - not technical enough for credit card fraud - but now wearing cool shades, or 2) Identity thief who, although disappointed by the lack of cash, intends to lull me into a false sense of security by returning all credit cards and drivers license - while applying for numerous accounts in my name - while wearing cool shades.
We'll see...

Perhaps I should take a poll on this:

I had a two week old (kind of expensive) lipstick in that purse. It still looks great. Should I toss it?

Print the post  

Announcements

UGC Disclosure Notice Regarding Credit Card Posts
Community board discussions about credit cards are not provided or commissioned by banks who may have advertising relationships with The Motley Fool. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.
TMF Credit Center
The Motley Fool Credit Center arms you with real tools and simple messages, that will help you in every credit situation.
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.