I found £3,700 in 24-year-old second hand car I bought for just £430
A MOTORIST was stunned to find £3,700 stuffed under the seat of an old car they bought for just £430.
The shocked customer said they snapped up the 1998 Buick Park Avenue Ultra from a salvage yard auction without realising the car’s hidden cash secret.
After securing the 24-year-old motor for just £430 in California, the buyer inspected the interior – and found a huge wad of cash bunged under a seat.
The Reddit user posted: “I buy cars from salvage auctions.
“A week ago I bought a 1998 Buick park Avenue ultra for $523 (£430) with fees.
“Today I found $4500 (£3,700) in cash under the front seat.”
One user joked in the comments: “Oh I was wondering what happened to that. Forgot I left it under the seat.
“You can just send it back to me through Venmo. Thanks!”
It comes after a man who bagged an old safe on eBay for just £80 was left open-mouthed when he prised it open and found £20,000 inside.
Seller James Labrecque did not have the combination for the lockable box and decided to flog it online.
But his decision backfired when the chuffed buyer revealed their discovery in a review.
Meanwhile, a woman who found wads of cash hidden inside a pair of shoes she bought on Depop divided opinion over whether she should keep it.
The TikTok user discovered the stash of cash in an envelope tucked away in a crack on the bottom of one of the fluffy boots.
And a lucky man found nearly £6MILLION hidden inside a storage unit he bought at an auction – before a shocking twist saw him lose millions.
The treasure hunter found the jaw-dropping amount in a second-hand storage unit he bought at an auction for £390.
However, the buyer wasn’t able to keep the fortune as he eventually had to return the cash to its original owners.
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