Scams Complaints

On the 9th of June 2018 I placed a bet with Hollywood bets and all my matches won except for one where a game was abandoned and was rescheduled for 13-06-2018 18:00. Hollywood bets immediately resulted my ticket as losing bet without checking the results properly with all the sites including soccer way. I raised the issue on 11-06-2018 with the help desk (Phakamani&Brian) and nobody seemed to know how to handle the matter. The last heard person I heard from was Brian from the Umhlanga...

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I ordered, paid, but didn't get the parcel and everyone is avoiding me.

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The above company has debited me without my knowledge or consent . It is very frustrating as I run myself on a budget . How the hell do these people get my details in the first place . I was debited I was R190 from December 2017 , Now is this fair ? I need real compensation quick or I will be taking this matter to the ombudsmen and PASA Regulations department . PLEASE DO NOT EVER DEAL WITH THIS SCAM COMPANY !!!!

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I was forced to upgrade over the phone,saying how my contract doesnt exist anymore and how good deal it was,i didnt need a phone on my cellphone contract because my phone was still fine,now i need a phone and they dont pick up and Vodacom cant help me. I only upgraded on my airtime and the lady said i can get the phone anytime. This is not right,can they just phone me.

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If only i goggled first i just got scammed ohh my God

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Last year I registered a fraud case with MTN Gateway branch in durban , All documents given to them what they required certified copy of ID and affidavit.I was informed this will be sorted out and to my surprise this has not been. now I am actually handed over for a cell phone contract that i did not even take from MTN. I now must contact the collection which is VVM with referrence number A5304390. I want this sorted out ASAP. AND STOP EMPLOYING FRAUDSTERS IN YOUR COMPANY

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These guys back in 2016 June call me telling me that I have been shortlisted for Office Administration job at KMG. They had me writing an assessment over 100 which i passed.Then next stage was to pay R150 and then followed by R300 for administration. the lady that was helping me was Kamogelo. The problem started when it was the placement stage Kamo wouldnt answer her phone sometimes when i go to office 363 Ellof and Kerk Street she wouldnt be there almost everyday up until today im...

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If u want the worst service open a Hollywood account and phone their helpline and u will receive the most pathetic service especially from thanda and if u are not hands on with ur account these guys will rob u like how they robbed me and don't waste ur time querying anything cos these guys never get back to u cos we as clients are worthless to them cos Hollywood bets is to big to worry about 1 client....please guys monitor your account properly or these guys WILL rob you...

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These Scammers told me at a presentation that if need to cancel the membership with them then I will lose R 400.00 cancelation fee- when I want to cancel they telling me I need to pay R 6000.00 cancellation fee. They done a debit order from my account on the 05/04/2018 but the membership is only to be activated on the 25/04/2018. This debit order is not supposed to go off. I paid a R 5 600.00 deposit which they said will be refunded to me when I cancel within 3 months’...

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I was applying for a personal loan on the website when Loan Finder SA replied stating that they will find me the best loan and interest rate. I applied on there site and never heard back from Loan Finder SA again.I managed to get a loan through another loan company and I was approved in a day. I was going through my bank statement one day and found a debt from Loan Finder for R399.00 one month and 3 more debts for R99.00. I immediately got the bank to reverse the debts as I did not get any...

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Eagle Eye view projects,, is owned by a sic man called Giovanni Palma also uses the name Eliandro Valentino ,,, this man claims to be a honest project manager at a company he made up ,,, this Italian ripping of honest South Africans ,,,, Stole my 200k deposit barely started with a building ,,, I am looking for this thief he claims to have business in kapetown as well I am 49 years of age how do you take someone’s money and run of ,, please if you see ‘this liar of an Italian please help...

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I applied online for a personal Loan from Linto Finance Services. I received an email from Raymond Louw to complete the attached application and to email that together with my Identity document and copies of my payslip and banking details to them. I complied with this as I had checked and seen that the company had a NCR registration number as well as a Financial Service Provider registration number. A couple of days went by and I hadn't heard anything, but was not ioverly concerned as the...

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Last year december i saw a car on line worth 89 990 from hyundai durban edwin sales. I then sent them a message that i have 80 000 cash to buy this car. They called me and told me i can take the car as it is for 80 000 then they will only cover gyer box and engine then i did the rest coz the car was due for service.Now sales man Sanjeer Ramnarie didnt give me the spare key for the car now when i tell him that he forhot to give me the spare key he now tells me that they sold the car as it was...

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On 08/01/2018 We have been scammed by Peugeot Isando amount of R5,403.60 and they did not do the job they billed us for. This was the story, we started by going to the office and make enquiry that the car cranks nice but cant start, we tried to replace recommended sensors as recommended by local mechanics still car cant start, please advise us what can we do? The sales Man Dan said, the better person to speak to is William go there to his office and have a chat with him. We spoken to...

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These guys are at it again. Why no criminal charges? My gardener has had Somusic, Rescuebox and Safety debited from his ABSA account for the last two months without any kind of authorization. This is fraud. How can ABSA bank keep allowing this kind of scam to propogate? How can Elite Mobile keep on getting away with this?

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In August I was contacted by a Platinum Leisure consultant. And to make a long story short; They deducted R500 in September from my bank account before the agreed date. After not receiving anything from them, I tried calling them without getting any answer. I then e-mailed them and got no reply on that either. a few days later a consultant called to offer me more and I then give her my complaint and she took my e-mail address and said that she would send me my package as we were speaking. The...

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i ordered a drone from them on line, and paid for it. after 3 days i asked them if they did get the money to which they replied no and that i must reverse the money. my bank confirmed the the money was in their acc. i phoned capitec bank as to find out if they do exist,gave them the acc no they said that the acc. belongs to another person than the affordables and that they closed the acc.luckely my money was still there and know doing a reversal of my money.john actually phoned me and asked...

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This Company works with loans sharks they file the debt orders deos not matter wich day and if you phone them they o sorry tell no 0126642745 like the complains about loans unlimited they work with them

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My company have been in business for many years and have many happy clients . Somebody on hellopeter gave us a bad review . This person is not a client , just somebody that decided to give us a bad review and call us scamsters , yet we could not get hellopeter.com to respond to our reasoning

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I received 3 pairs of tights from Funky tights with one pair with a big hole in it. I have been batteling since June to get the pair exchanged or back payment to me. They apologise everytime for not getting back to me then you hear nothing from them for weeks. I have been sending numerous emails to them with no response. this morning I got a email to inform me that my email has "bounced back". They also blocked me on Facebook as I tried to contact them also. WHAT DO I DO NOW ?

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In July Vodacom performed an unauthorized sim swop on my phone. This resulted in me being defrauded through on line banking by nearly R20 000. I was never contacted by Vodacom, never authorized this swop and was never sent an SMS. I contacted Vodacom by e-mail several times and submitted a certified affidavit in order to recover my money and for them to investigate. I have had no response from Vodacom whatsoever. They simply ignored all correspondence. My attempts to get hold of a senior...

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MtN has a opened a contract under my name a couple of months back. when i reported this case to MTN i was asked t submit an affidavit and certified copy of my ID document . i have done so now 2 weeks already and when i call their customer care they do not have any answers for me , the case is with another department which they cannot provide contact numbers for it. and in the mean time my name is being blacklisted because of this case , can somebody please help get my name cleared from the...

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MtN has a opened a contract under my name a couple of months back. when i reported this case to MTN i was asked t submit an affidavit and certified copy of my ID document . i have done so now 2 weeks already and when i call their customer care they do not have any answers for me , the case is with another department which they cannot provide contact numbers for it. and in the mean time my name is being blacklisted because of this case , can somebody please help get my name cleared from the...

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hi my name is Bridgette I'm writing on behalf of my mom roseline she has an account with foschini somehow one2one got hold of her details and offered her cellphone contract she declined after they came several times to our home to deliver the phone after she told them she doesn't want it they blocked her phone whereas she didn't sign any contract.

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would like to report a job scam on Jobmail. A company by the name of 1fourall recruitment is scamming innocent jobseekers on your site. There advertise hundreds of positions ( often the same positions over and over ), in different parts of the country ). They ask people to emailet or send their CV by fax. When you try to call them, no one ever answers the phone. They advertise all over the Web that their company address is located in AlberTina Sisulu rpad in Hill brow. I...

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I have received my dischem baby bag and im verry unhappy to say the least. I had to wait more than the time stipulated. Had to keep contacting the head office in regards to the "free" dischem bag . After following the procedure i still had to wait more then 2 weeks and everytime i asked at the branch i was told to be patient. Completely unacceptable . I recieved my bag today still waiting for the sms or call to be made for me to pick up . Tomorrow i will be 36 weeks and need the bag for...

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I was promised air time worth R170 every month for 2 years and megabytes, its been almost 2 months they have debited my account twice already but l don't get what l was promised, l called them 4 times already and l don't get answers instead l am told that someone will call me but no one ever ever did.A lady by the name of Thandi is the one who keeps on saying some one will call you to sort it out. Mzansi when ever you get a call from blue label don't ever take their contracts becouse you...

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I was promised air time worth R170 every month for 2 years and megabytes, its been almost 2 months they have debited my account twice already but l don't get what l was promised, l called them 4 times already and l don't get answers instead l am told that someone will call me but no one ever ever did.A lady by the name of Thandi is the one who keeps on saying some one will call you to sort it out. Mzansi when ever you get a call from blue label don't ever take their contracts becouse you...

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Booked the place, the pictures were not the same as when we got there, had to turn around and go back to cape town, after being so dissapointed, owner of the company Georges Schwegler refuse to pay back our R6000.00 that was paid over to him without any problems. I will not recommend anybody to go there, after the awful experience, We were told that there is 3 bedrooms, with a muizenet for the nanny, after arriving there, there were only 2 bedrooms and no muiznet, upstairs the room...

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hi I requested Leping to assist with my debt review, they deducted R4500 and have not assisted nor are they taking my calls or responding to my whatsapps even though they are reading them

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On the 14th September, requested meg for day Instagram, received notification that is activated, instead took all my data and meg of the day remained untouched till midnight, contacted 082111. But could not understand as they speaking not international language which is English, got cut off all the time, email contact not available at all time, difficult to get through to them Not customer friendly at all. Help at vodocom e mail not available, very dissapointed

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hi I've been getting debit orders of 199.99 twice a month sometimes on my bank account and this amount is appearing as Gym fee , I don't have any gym contract with any company and none of my debit orders are running on this account they on different account and I've been reversing this transactions but however this continues as now they debit me 3 times I followed up with the bank they gave me company name INTERCOM and The contact Number 0129338383 I cant get hold of the company to stop...

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Good day, I phoned Polo Di meo and asked if he could assist us with a license disc. He said he it will take him one day to get it. We paid him R1360 and up until know we do not have the license and we can't get hold of him.

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I searched online for a Bulldog puppy - I sent a few enquiries, and received a few replies, but decided to go for the puppies from a breeder in Nelspruit. He communicated to me from an email address [email protected] He quoted me R5300 for the puppy and R650 to have the puppy couriered to Hermanus. I paid over the R5950, he informed me that the puppy will be couriered the same day. A few moments I was contacted by "Animal Taxi" by a so called Dr Nicolaas, whom informed me that the...

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I have a cellphone contract with MTN. My monthly charges equal to R525 for the last two years every month.However my last statement (27.06.17-26.07.17)received 02.08.17 showed R2037.04 of which was R1512.04 (exc VAT) for content charges.Upon contacting my service provider 03.08.2017 I was informed that I had subscribed to various sites but they can't help.If the charges were unwanted I must contact WASPA for a refund. MTN further informed me that the content charges after 26.July till...

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Paul Botha from Zoosound DJ was paid R3000 in June for his service at my daughter's wedding, which is in Sept 2017. He never confirmed receipt of the money. After my daughter asked him to meet, he gave her dates, but on each day he cancelled and made excuses not to meet them. 2 weeks ago he phoned my daughter and screamed at her that he was not doing her wedding and was going to refund her money. Since then he has told us every day that the money would be in the bank the next day, which it...

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Good day. I have a complaint regarding E Toll. I always paid my account when it arrived via post. I was not a register member yet, but still paid. I went to E-toll in Centurion various times to find out why is bill so high. They advised me to become a member of E-Toll in Centurion on a pre-paid basis, which I did, on 8 Jun 17. I then register as a member and I paid R150 for my 3 vehicles, namely Hyundai Tucson WV B759 GP, Hyundai Sonata DK 61 LJ GP, and a Mazda Rustler NJF 042 GP. I...

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Hello Im Pamela Yolisa Foji ID no 8003100835087 based in EC Queenstown. 2016 November Ive joined these guys since they said they help people to get out of debts they are based in Cape Town in Belville. The manager is Bevan Jacobs. So we agreed that for them to remove me on the administration order I need to pay 3500 which I paid it november 2016, then December i paid 4000 since they said they will be paying my debts on my behalf. The fight started January when I was asking about the...

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on the 27th of june 2017 i have received and sms saying thank you for shopping at moruleng edgars rustenburg please rate. then I went to the nearest Jet store and explain my sight then i was told someone is using my jet account to shop around. they ask me to do affidavit at police station of which i did the i disputed the investigation was done my credit was refunded to me because they used closed to R8000.00 and i was owing them R864.00.So othe 28 i recieved a call from edcon head office...

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I joined trade4africa n was supposed to pay 2500 but I manage to pay 1500 for them to teach me how to trade via online. It's been 2 months n I haven't done anything and I asked for a refund But the CEO OOO Simz Dladla blocked me said he won't give me. And it's not only me in the group we all complaining but Simz he does care instead he wants more money Please help me to get my back. Trade4africa stuff they blocked us n they are rude

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MTN SA After their recent debacle whereby they have been billing unsuspected clients for LTE availability they now have gone one step further by debiting non MTN clients to fill up their coffers. I have ben debited with with R2200 with ref A5221222 - trying to get hold of them was a nightmare and finally when I did - I had to obtain an affidavit proving I have not taken out the contract. I requested a copy of the mandate (telephonic or in writing) and this could not be provided to me....

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Re: Possible Scam Online Shop – Funky Tights. I recently ordered from an online shop called Funky Tights (May 2017), and have had two months of terrible service, and refusal to refund me. They ignore emails, or send inconsistent, automated responses. The numbers on their website and Facebook Page don’t exist. And when you try to use Facebook to contact them, they block you. I have since been on the Hello Peter site, and found that there are many people who have had similar...

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Hi There. I have been getting unauthorized debit orders from companies I do not know of, this has been going on for 5 months now. When I finally called my bank last month about who is debiting my account I was told its South African Payment Exchange (SAPE). I called SAPE they referred me to a small company in Durban. I called the company and they did their investigation and told me they also don't know how my information got to their system maybe it was account number error. They refunded me...

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I ordered the A4 copy papers from Green Shield global trading,and i paid using EFT but never got my staff.is been month now.and their business adress does not exist

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An account was opened in my name a few years ago.It was by a relative of mine.Goods were purchased in my name and not paid for. I was confronted by the company asking me to make payment. At first it was a shock then I found out a member of their very own staff(relative) had fraudulently opened an account and took goods. I approached the person who did this and they promised to pay. They didn't and it became ongoing.I work away in Johannesburg as a consultant and the account was opened in...

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I Purchased clothing items from Aww Cuteman online and never recieved the clothes. I tried contacting them there is no response. So the website is scam. They are stealing peoples money.

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I HAVE BEEN A CUSTOMER FOR YEARS AND NOW MULTIPLE SUBSCRIPTIONS HAVE BEEN ACTIVATED BY MULTI CHOICE UNDER MY NAME AND THEY REFUSE TO CANCEL AND RECTIFY THEIR MISTAKE BECAUSE IT IS REFLECTING NEGATIVELY UNDER MY NAME. I AM SO DISAPPOINTED BY THEIR CORRUPT SERVICE.

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I went for a one on one with my sister at nana poku and within a few minutes of arrival they wanted us to pay R3000 each for some soap to bath with after we had already parted with R1650 to see him. Since when do Christians need to bath with black soaps for things to get better??? The man looked so annoyed that i didn't have money to buy this soap. He walked out of the room without saying we were done. I had to read in between the lines. He didn't even ask for my name or pray or give me a...

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I booked a one on one session with a prophet called Nana poku in Rustenburg only to get there to to be milked of money. When i got there they made me pay R1650. When i got to his office he asked me what was wrong and i said my business things were not going well and he said he has something that can assist and it costs R3000. A black soap and oil. I was baffled as on your arrival you receive a bottle with a tag Solution water so why did i have to buy other things ontop of what i got. Wont...

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I purchased one of these products thinking it was part of the Nano Blanc collection. After using it and realising it doesn’t work I contacted Nano Blanc and found out that the product is not part of their collection but a copycat!! I was very unhappy when I found out and I would just like to let everyone know before purchasing this product. It does not work at all I actually got a rash from using it.

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