Rugles - 9:57 pm on Feb 10, 2011 (gmt 0)
Don't pay invoices with physical checks by mail.
We have hundreds of suppliers, many want only paper cheques. We pay electronically when we can.
We have changed our practices to help prevent this in the future.
97 years in business, first time it has happened. We are not out one single penny, by the way.
The reason I posted it here, is because the victims were recruited via email and it is a variation of the Nigerian scam where they offer you 10% of whatever ammount.