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Last chapter: Stafford Crown Court sentence, who is who?

Last chapter on the Stafford Crown Court sentence and the gang of nine British fraudsters who conned sick and elderly victims out of almost €1 million in a timeshare resale scam. At least 470 people were targeted by the group … Continue reading

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The Stafford Crown Court sentence. Who is who? Part 4.

Our next chapter is dedicated to one of the names appearing on the list of individuals sentenced by the court, James Barras. James Barrass, age 37, from Norwich who has been charged with money laundering and was sentenced to two … Continue reading

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The Stafford Crown Court sentence. Who is who? Part 3.

Daniel Carr has been charged with conspiracy to defraud and was sentenced to four years in prison Daniel Carr, of Exhall Close in Redditch, also used the proceeds of the scam to travel and take expensive holidays and clubbing as … Continue reading

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The Stafford Crown Court sentence. Who is who? Part 2.

We will start with Brian Carr, the 30 year old alleged leader of the conspiracy and the oldest of the two Redditch brothers who were at the heart of this ‘calculated and cynical’ fraud that netted more than £800,000 from … Continue reading

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The Stafford Crown Court sentence. Who is who and which companies are they connected with?

(Part 1) At the end of February 2018 we received the breaking news of the Stafford Crown Court who sentenced 9 men over a large-scale operation falsely claiming to sell timeshares. This is great news, and the different media published … Continue reading

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Ringleader of timeshare scam gang ordered to pay back £85k

In February 2018, we posted an article about the jail sentence from the Stafford Crown Court against a gang of Timeshare fraudsters. “It was a calculated and cynical fraud and was carefully planned to ensnare the victims without them becoming … Continue reading

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The strange case of the cheque lost in the post…

We can never warn enough times about the group of fake lawyers active in Tenerife. These lawyers contact every single day consumers, and a range of names and companies used makes it quiet complicated to keep up the warnings. But … Continue reading

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Did you receive a cold call from Catmar Power Legals?

A dubious company seems to be cold calling consumers who have been defrauded in the past by several bogus resale companies and so called “legal companies” that would recover the money for them. Now it is Catmar Power Legals that yet … Continue reading

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Timeshare cold callers for the month of February 2018

Dear All, The new cold caller list has been elaborated and in the month of February 2018 we have counted a total of 57 cold calling companies of which 13 companies are new names on the list. For a complete … Continue reading

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Discount Holiday Clubs – Scam awareness campaing

Holiday clubs You get a phone call at home or you’re approached while on holiday and handed a scratch card. You’re told you’ve won a ‘free’ holiday. All you need to do is go to a presentation to collect your … Continue reading

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