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  • SafeFromScams
    Re: Scams And Seniors
    Maureen - Your Question:My sister who is 85 has received a call and visit from eco green improvements, who say she can have replacement windows…
    10 February 2016
  • Maureen
    Re: Scams And Seniors
    My sister who is 85 has received a call and visit from eco green improvements, who say she can have replacement windows for her whole house just…
    8 February 2016
  • AustralianTraveller
    Re: Scammed by a Holiday Romance?
    The following is not a romance scam but a scam that was done to me in person last year in Europe when I came across an Australian…
    14 December 2015
  • trite
    Re: Sky TV Scam
    Sky switch team called before Sky was supposed to call claiming that they were going to help with broadband installation. Big error; plus the people at…
    1 December 2015
  • SafeFromScams
    Re: Vishing Scam
    beatie - Your Question:I receive a waybill from a guy in Uk I just want to knoe if this is a legal document WK6453636PTA.Can you please assist or advis
    10 November 2015
  • beatie
    Re: Vishing Scam
    i receive a waybill from a guy in Uk I just want to knoe if this is a legal document WK6453636PTA .Can you please assist or advise please. Thanks
    9 November 2015
  • Carol
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    I want to delete one of my pink cupid account
    22 October 2015
  • kamathy
    Re: Builder's Scams
    I have gone to small claims court about abbey roofing damp proof contracters this man does not own his house been to land registry don't know his…
    6 October 2015
  • JPMAN
    Re: Builder's Scams
    As per the comments above from 'kamathy'-do not use Abbey Roofing & Damp Proofing of Spawd Bone Lane, Knottingley. The owner John Varey is a con…
    30 July 2015
  • Dorky
    Re: Safe Travel Gigolos
    I met a guy in negril by the name of Ticka. Want a charming person. Full of lies used me for gifts and Western Union thinking I was the only…
    16 July 2015
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