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  1. Kevin Lancaster

    Telkom recruitment scam warning

    Telkom recruitment scam warning Telkom has warned of a recruitment scam which promises candidates a paid internship at the company
  2. Kevin Lancaster

    SA online dating scam accused in court

    SA online dating scam accused in court A man accused of committing fraud during an online dating scam made his first appearance in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crime Court
  3. M

    buysteroidsonline.co.za is a SCAM

    Posting this here as the forum I posted it on yesterday had it removed. They are probably friends with this scam site. Just a warning for all people out there. This site/people will gladly take your money but then never ship your product and will bluntly ignore all your emails after that...
  4. Kevin Lancaster

    Fake Parliament e-mail scam warning

    Fake Parliament e-mail scam warning A scam e-mail containing Parliament’s emblem is doing the rounds, the legislature warned in a statement on Wednesday
  5. N

    Viagogo - Anyone used them before?

    Howzit guys. Just stumbled upon this website, looking to get some tickets for a concert, and wanted to know if everything is above board here or whether its a scam or what.:confused: If anyone has any experience, please share. :o Much appreciated. Cheers.:)
  6. M

    How legit is www.macbrother.com ? [All signs point to SCAM]

    Good afternoon guys Have any of you guys ever heard of or dealt with www.macbrother.com? They sell refurbished Apple products, but the prices are quite cheap. Sounds a bit too good to be true. Any advice is welcome. Thank you!
  7. J

    Scammed by KADERS TRANSPORT!!!

    Hi Guys, If anyone of you guys are interested in importing a Japanese sports car, DO NOT use Kaders Transport. This will post is to create awareness and will only be removed once my deposit of R1xx 000.00 has been paid in full. It has now been exactly a year since I did the transfer!!! Feel...
  8. W

    Possible MTN Scam?

    Ive just been phoned by "MTN" with the number 0832091489 they asked me if i was still on contract. I found this sort of fishy and thought id post it here since i haven't been on contract for over 3 years. Surely if it was indeed MTN they wouldn't have to ask me if i am on contract or not? Im...
  9. W

    SARS Sharing / Selling Customer Emails or Website Compramised?

    Hi there! I've been a long time lurker of these forums but this is my first post so please be gentle if I'm not posting this in the correct place. Firstly I would like to make it clear that this is in no way an attack on SARS but my personal opinion on recent events. I have recently...
  10. Kevin Lancaster

    Cape Town online dating scammers charged

    Local online dating scammers charged Four men and three women appeared in court this week in connection with their alleged involvement in an online dating scam
  11. antowan

    Phone scam - I finally got the call

    I have had to help so many people who got raped by this hacker ring in Taiwan / all over Asia. Just got a call from a very brave fellow trying the "I am from Microsoft and I want to scan your pc to solve a problem" scam on me. From the get go, "what is your VISA number...?" The number he...
  12. NeonNinja

    Crooks target online buyers

    http://www.heraldlive.co.za/crooks-target-online-buyers/
  13. D

    Latest Gumtree scammer

    Hey guys Put my LG Optimus L1 on Gumtree recently, and received a reply from a Johnny who wanted the phone for his friend in Kempton Park. Offered me R200 extra for shipping. I accepted and they offered to pay via PayFast. Fake payment notification was e-mailed to me from Service@PayFast.co.za...
  14. M

    Spotting Scam Websites

    Hi All, let this be a collective warning for people looking for a 'good deal.' Ive seen tons of people mentioning this or that website where they are selling an xbox/ps4 for R5,000, for example. Those types of sites are scam websites, and as they say, a fool and his money are quickly departed...
  15. antowan

    Any classified using this contact number is fake! BE WARNED! 0780038745

    Friend got scammed. I see via Google the number is being posted far and wide in papers and online here in SA... Related to mobile phone sales for cheap smart phones. 0780038745 THEY WILL TAKE YOUR MONEY & LAUGH AT YOU IN YOUR FACE!
  16. M

    I'm thinking of buying a camera from "DIGITAL SA CAMERA" anyone ever heard of them

    They seem pretty legitimate but it would put my mind at ease if someone could confirm they are.
  17. jes

    Beware fake Microsoft support scams in South Africa

    Beware fake Microsoft support scams in SA Microsoft has warned of telephone scams that has cost unsuspecting consumers hundreds or even thousands of Rands
  18. Rouxenator

    Credit/Debit card scam by courier service - real or hoax?

    So is this for real?
  19. M

    Altech Autopage Contact info

    Hi all, I'm hoping that someone on this site can provide me with information and solutions or at least contact information of an Altech Autopage Manager of some sorts. After logging numerous calls and having to go public on Hello Peter, again, there is an ongoing dispute with Autopage...
  20. Zenbaas

    Photography Online Scammers

    So while looking for some good special on lenses I came across these guys --> http://www.cameragear.wozaonline.co.za/ which led to this Then when looking further I saw they like using the words "Nikon deluxe accessory kit" in a lot of their ads which I've never really seen used too often...
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