Escrow: "Temporary deposit with a third party of assets by agreement between two parties to a contract. The money is released when the conditions of the contract have been met."
Fake escrow sites pose as "third party" sites, but they don't do anything but keep the money.
Escrow Service Fraud
Site designed to help determine if escrow sites are fraudulant or not. With resources to use if/when frauded. Listing of suspected fraudulent sites with a feedback and forum area.
Last update:January 2, 2007 at 16:51:17 UTC