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  • 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
  • none
    Re: How Can I Delete My Profile From Dating Site?
    I want to delete the Internet dating girls
    7 July 2015
  • Ticka
    Re: Scammed by a Holiday Romance?
    I met a guy in negril 2013 by the name of Damion whyte alias Ticka, he made me think I was so special. Well it turned out all he…
    29 June 2015
  • Tony
    Re: The Boiler Room Scam: Bogus Stocks and Shares
    .. I have just received a letter to say that KJK has gone in liquidation. I had a old pension invested in…
    15 June 2015
  • Parkey
    Re: Counterfeit Web Pages
    I have come across a "cure" for diabetes called "The Diabetes Protocol" by Kenneth Pullman. All the reviews I have accessed about it are…
    3 June 2015
  • kamathy
    Re: Builder's Scams
    Abbey roofing and damp proof contracters of spawd bone lane knottingley west yorkshire. Dont have this man at any costs he started to build small…
    21 May 2015
  • Vexedtodacore
    Re: Builder's Scams
    My builder (if you want to call him that, took a whopping £26000 from me to build a conservatory (that ended up as a botched extension with very…
    4 April 2015
  • SafeFromScams
    Re: Fake Virus Protection Scams
    @Val. We don't know the full details so can't say, but keep an eye out for any indication that your identification has been stolen…
    18 December 2014
  • Val
    Re: Fake Virus Protection Scams
    I started getting ads popping up every few seconds and then I had a window telling me that my computer was at risk and I should…
    17 December 2014
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