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Old 17 February 2009, 05:01   #1
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What do you think to this website ? is it to good to be true ? and read terms and conditions, no phone just e-mail.

www.boat4fun.co.cc

It just dose not add up.

I am truly sorry if my suspicions are well of the mark I just think that something dose not quite add up.
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Old 17 February 2009, 05:07   #2
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Old 17 February 2009, 05:13   #3
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What do you think to this website ? is it to good to be true ? and read terms and conditions, no phone just e-mail.

www.boat4fun.co.cc

It just dose not add up.

I am truly sorry if my suspicions are well of the mark I just think that something dose not quite add up.
You're right-It's a scam.
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Old 17 February 2009, 07:24   #4
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Absolute scam, I emailed them about the a ski. Said I wanted to view it, they said it goes straight to my house when I buy it. No previous customers skis to view etc!
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I have experience of these characters under there last guise and they are total scam merchants. If you ask them to take VISA they will say they only take bank TT payments etc etc.

it is safer to give your money to Mr G Brown.
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Old 17 February 2009, 08:23   #6
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Scam!

I don't know if this site came up with a Greek Office address for those of you outside of Greece, or if it's one of those clever things that tailors itself for the locale of the browser, like the BBC on-line videos which won't let anyone outside the UK look at them! Anyway, I tried calling the 'Greek Office' telephone number and got a 'Number Not In Use' message from the phone company.

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Spyrou Trikoupi 57
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Old 17 February 2009, 08:58   #7
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What do you think to this website ? is it to good to be true ? and read terms and conditions, no phone just e-mail.

www.boat4fun.co.cc

It just dose not add up.

I am truly sorry if my suspicions are well of the mark I just think that something dose not quite add up.
Pretty slick site,but like the man said if it looks too good to be true........!
Alot of these sites about,they rely on peoples greed overcoming thier good sence and caution[and look where thats got us!!]
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Old 17 February 2009, 11:41   #8
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just credit checked them and its a completely dormant company!!
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one of our club members lost over £3000, by a very similar looking ad ,at the back end of last year ,police said that him and about 3 or 4 other scammed buyers were highly unlikely to get any money back ,transpired that the non existant london office was at a well known west end theater, a day later it was in scotland ,the old adge, a fool and his money are easily parted ,
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Old 18 February 2009, 05:10   #10
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Based on what has been said here and my own gut feeling i have informed trading standards i will let you know if i here anything.
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