Tell your friends and please let the sites you have been betrayed on know what is happening.
Someone needs to guard the gates a bit more carefully.
Just read the comments and you can see how large this is.
Please remember, NEVER send money to someone you meet online, never. These people do not have phone numbers, you can never speak with them, and if you do, make sure you get a call back number, because they may hire someone to call you. This scam runs in so many forms it is hard to believe.
Lottery companies and agencies do not work that way. Online Auctions Unfortunately, as online auctions sites have increased in popularity so have the online scams associated with auction sites.