How an eBay Seller Defrauded the Post Office of $18,000
By: Ina Steiner
An eBay seller was able to defraud the US Postal Service of $18,000, according to the Justice Department. But why wasn't eBay able to detect the poor service he provided to customers for over a year?
Details of the case are in Friday's EcommerceBytes newsletter
. The seller used an online postage service to print postage labels for one penny and alter them, and here's where it gets interesting: