Cardi B Unloads On An Email Scammer Trying To Use Her Name To Steal From Fans

Chris Mottram 9 Feb 2019

Cardi B let everyone know exactly how she felt about a scammer trying to steal money from her fans.

Alerted

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Cardi B was alerted to a scam email that her fans have been receiving. The email claims to be trying to raise money for families with children who have autism, but it is completely fake.

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The Email

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Cardi B posted a screencap of the email to her Instagram account. I'm not sure what would give away that this is a scam email considering it is written in perfect English.

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Asking For Money

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The email goes on, eventually asking the recipient how much they can donate to this totally real and definitely not fake cause.

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Cardi Isn't Pleased

Once Cardi B was made aware of this email, she was pissed. She posted on Instagram:

Thanks @iamdeadeye59 for putting me on ! THIS SHIT IS FAKE ! FAKE DONATION SHIT! Ya wild disgusting taking advantage of real kind people who wanna make a change but ya scamming! If it don’t come from my mouth don’t believe it !

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Fans React

Her fans flooded the comments with their excitement over Cardi bringing this scam to light. A lot of people were also quick to point out the poor grammar while themselves using poor grammar.

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She Never Holds Back

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Cardi is never one to hold back on social media. Let us not forget the time she posted this video about why she had to ride in a car with her pants down.

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Scammer's Not Getting Any $30M

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The scammer was, of course, asking for a big sum: about $30 million, according to Elite Daily.

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Using Autism In a Scam, Not Cool

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Another fan made a good point: That some who try to use autism as a way to scam people clearly don't know what it's like to know someone who's autistic. “Child has autism it makes me feel ill people would use the condition to swindle people. Unless you live it you don’t understand how horrific this is for every person fooled a real charity looses a donation

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Double Check Yourself

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Still another fan wrote that people should do their own research; to be responsible with everything that's internet, especially when it comes to your wallet. “Scams like this are everywhere! Ppl shld do research b4 they donate, b4 they give out personal info, b4 they register with a credit card,.. check google!," the fan wrote.

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This Is Why We Like Her

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Fans were grateful that Cardi B was so outspoken, including those who know people who are autistic. “Thank you for this. My son is severe autistic and completly non-verbal how f*cking dare someone try and scam money for this cause! Let me find out they anywhere near me, I don't play when it comes to scamming the special needs groups,” wrote one.

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Anti-Trump Rant

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There was also this rant a couple weeks ago about Donald Trump shutting down the government because he didn't get his wall. The caption is the best: ".....ANYWAYS TWERK VIDEO OUT NOW"

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Feud With Tomi Lahren

She's also had a few run-ins with MAGA-loving talking head Tomi Lahren.

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Supporting 21 Savage

A few days ago she posted this in support of rapper 21 Savage who was detained by ICE.

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