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abelp0101 Feb 2017 4:59 a.m. PST

Anyone who needs help with any kind of internet business should check this out:

Personal logo Fergal Sponsoring Member of TMP01 Feb 2017 5:21 a.m. PST

That is such a horrible site it could only be run by the government…

Prince Alberts Revenge01 Feb 2017 5:39 a.m. PST

There are probably better options out there. IC3 is inundated with complaints, typically complaints in the tens to hundreds of millions of dollars in loss….not sure how much they'd be willing to assist in smaller issues.

Hafen von Schlockenberg01 Feb 2017 8:59 a.m. PST

Internet crime. . .hah.

This story about Facebook was on Morning Edition today:


Note that this scam number has been up for "at least a year".
What does Facebook do about it? Blame Google.

abelp0101 Feb 2017 9:17 a.m. PST

Prince Alberts Revenge:the amount is irrelevant and the person I work with had a $400 USD issue resolved. I read on TMP about people who've been fleeced for more than that by painters who never delivered.

Fergal: The person I know phoned them, he felt the same way as you.

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