Suspicious: Global Platinum Services - globalplatinumservices.com - Monte Jeremy

by Rudolf Faix 23. January 2017 04:13

Global Platinum Services (globalplatinumservices.com) hides their domain registration data behind a privacy protection service, but at the homepage gets shown one UK address and one US address. Such a behavior does not make any sense. It looks for everybody like they have something to hide and already that makes them very suspicious.

That is not the only alarm signal from a scam. Even their Facebook advertisement with the title "Travel Agent Wanted", shown on the right, shows more than one alarm signals for a plain and simple scam. There is written:

  • No travel Agent or Tourism experience Necessary
  • Full training - Sales, Marketing, Product ExclusiveMentorship Program
  • Low Start Up Costs
  • Personal website & Back office supplier
  • Access to DISCOUNTED Travel Deals

By reading the above points is it nothing else than an offer that you can use their training, web services and office service on your own risk and expenses. That is not an affiliate marketing offer, because you are taking all the work, commercial risks and expenses for the purpose than another one is able to earn. Anybody, who is interested, can open in such a case his own travel agency and trade with the offers from serious big tour operators.

The offer seems to be from a scammer based in India, who likes to hide his location. The reason for this assumption is the sign for the India Rupee (₹) in the for sale posting from Ms. Jade Burrell in the Facebook group to Business (Opportunity Dealer) - US. Jade Burrell does everything to invoke the impression that she is from the US. She is calling herself at her Facebook profile to be a CEO of Taker$ Ent., takersent.com, a domain registered to the provider Doodlebit LLC, 1712 Main St #254, Kansas City, MO 64108, US.

The domain globalplatinumservices.com, created on October 15, 2016, provides two addresses in the footer:

  • MB Holidays LTD 71-75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London WC@H 9JQ United Kingdom Registered in UK Number 09851263
    By taking a look at the UK Company register, we find the following entries for the number 09851263:
    • Company name: XStream MB Holidays Ltd
    • Address: 71-75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom, WC2H 9JQ.
      A search for the address in Google returns 18,023 companies at the same address. A complete list can get shown at Endole. As not one building can give enough place for 18,023 companies the address is from a post forwarding service and not a real office address.
    • Incorporation 2015-11-02
    • Statement of capital on 2015-11-02 GBP 1
    • Director: Monte Jeremy, Born: February 1974, Nationality: British, Country of residence: United States
    • Additional warning:

    Confirmation statement overdue

    First statement date 1 November 2016
    due by 15 November 2016

  • PC Platinum Travel, Inc. 7260 West Azure Drive Suite 141-568 Las Vegas, NV 89130
    Here are getting already some reviews found about this company:

The at the homepage provided "Florida registered seller of travel FLA ST36342" and "California registered seller of travel ID #CST 2076446-40" are the registration numbers from:

INTERNATIONAL VACATIONS INC
15400 KNOLL TRAIL DR STE 370, DALLAS, TX 75248-7079
Phone 214-239-2840
License Type License# Issued Expires Status
Seller of Travel ST36342 09/21/05   Exempt - ARC

Their understanding of a best price guarantee can get found at InternationalVacation.com Ripoff from TripAdvisor. At BehindMLM gets found an report with the title Phase 4 Global Review: A 4 matrix tall travel club too. In any case, International Vacations Inc. seems to be more interested in selling memberships to their pyramid system than travel packages. At the Internet are getting found around 600 sites offering memberships, but not one site is offering any travel package.

Global Platinum Services promotes their memberships with commissions up to 75% and on the other site a best price guarantee for their bookings. This contradicts each other, because the normal commission rates for travel agents are between 10% - 16% for package tours in this kind of industry. The average commission for airfare is only 1.36%. The travel industry is fighting over the price for their customers and for this reason all margins have been going down. An offer with with commissions of up to 75% is in this case not really serious. So the pyramid system has to get paid with membership fees and the real commission for the travel agent is in the best case less than 20%. Maybe you'll reach a commission of 75% if you are booking for someone a one night stay in a very cheap hotel and bill him a service fee. The average service fee is $38.

It even looks like that Global Platinum Services is only living from the membership fees. At other review sites are getting even cheaper membership fees mentioned than which are available than today. At the moment are only two offers as opportunity listed:

  1. Platinum Agent
    Setup Fee: $149.95
    Monthly Fee: $69.95 ($839.40/year)

  2. Platinum Plus Agent
    Setup Fee: $199.95
    Monthly Fee: $89.95 ($1,079.40/year)

This example shows, that it does not make any sense to use a privacy service for a domain, which should get used in business. It makes only the complete business suspicious. That someone needs to work and to pay for it, makes the system not more trustfully. Every pyramid system will break down as soon as not enough new victims entering the system can get found.

As it is useless to offer overpriced travel tour packages, because someone needs to pay the commissions for the affiliates and the tour operator likes to earn too, does it not make sense to promote any of this travel packages. For Global Platinum Services makes it more sense and it is more lucrative to sell memberships for their useless platform and use the travel industry for hiding their sham business.

Domain registry data from globalplatinumservices.com:

Domain Name: globalplatinumservices.com
Registry Domain ID: 2066342610_DOMAIN_COM-VRSN
Registrar WHOIS Server: whois.godaddy.com
Registrar URL: http://www.godaddy.com
Update Date: 2016-10-15T01:23:47Z
Creation Date: 2016-10-15T01:23:46Z
Registrar Registration Expiration Date: 2018-10-15T01:23:46Z
Registrar: GoDaddy.com, LLC
Registrar IANA ID: 146
Registrar Abuse Contact Email: abuse@godaddy.com
Registrar Abuse Contact Phone: +1.4806242505
Domain Status: clientTransferProhibited http://www.icann.org/epp#clientTransferProhibited
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Registry Registrant ID: Not Available From Registry
Registrant Name: Registration Private
Registrant Organization: Domains By Proxy, LLC
Registrant Street: DomainsByProxy.com
Registrant Street: 14747 N Northsight Blvd Suite 111, PMB 309
Registrant City: Scottsdale
Registrant State/Province: Arizona
Registrant Postal Code: 85260
Registrant Country: US
Registrant Phone: +1.4806242599
Registrant Phone Ext:
Registrant Fax: +1.4806242598
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Registrant Email: globalplatinumservices.com@domainsbyproxy.com
Registry Admin ID: Not Available From Registry
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Admin Street: 14747 N Northsight Blvd Suite 111, PMB 309
Admin City: Scottsdale
Admin State/Province: Arizona
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Admin Phone: +1.4806242599
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Registry Tech ID: Not Available From Registry
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Tech Street: 14747 N Northsight Blvd Suite 111, PMB 309
Tech City: Scottsdale
Tech State/Province: Arizona
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Tech Country: US
Tech Phone: +1.4806242599
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Name Server: NS1.NY7.COM
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DNSSEC: unsigned
URL of the ICANN WHOIS Data Problem Reporting System: http://wdprs.internic.net/
>>> Last update of WHOIS database: 2017-01-22T06:00:00Z <<<

Domain registration data of paycation-plus.com:

Domain Name: paycation-plus.com
Registry Domain ID: 1969337266_DOMAIN_COM-VRSN
Registrar WHOIS Server: whois.godaddy.com
Registrar URL: http://www.godaddy.com
Update Date: 2016-10-22T00:03:47Z
Creation Date: 2015-10-17T11:53:20Z
Registrar Registration Expiration Date: 2017-10-17T11:53:20Z
Registrar: GoDaddy.com, LLC
Registrar IANA ID: 146
Registrar Abuse Contact Email: abuse@godaddy.com
Registrar Abuse Contact Phone: +1.4806242505
Domain Status: clientTransferProhibited http://www.icann.org/epp#clientTransferProhibited
Domain Status: clientUpdateProhibited http://www.icann.org/epp#clientUpdateProhibited
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Registry Registrant ID: Not Available From Registry
Registrant Name: Jeremy Monte
Registrant Organization: Montbriar, Inc
Registrant Street: 4417 Hudson Bend Road
Registrant City: Austin
Registrant State/Province: TX
Registrant Postal Code: 78732
Registrant Country: US
Registrant Phone: +1.5858203765
Registrant Phone Ext:
Registrant Fax:
Registrant Fax Ext:
Registrant Email: jmonte@montbriar.net
Registry Admin ID: Not Available From Registry
Admin Name: Jeremy Monte
Admin Organization: Montbriar, Inc
Admin Street: 4417 Hudson Bend Road
Admin City: Austin
Admin State/Province: TX
Admin Postal Code: 78732
Admin Country: US
Admin Phone: +1.5858203765
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Registry Tech ID: Not Available From Registry
Tech Name: Jeremy Monte
Tech Organization: Montbriar, Inc
Tech Street: 4417 Hudson Bend Road
Tech City: Austin
Tech State/Province: TX
Tech Postal Code: 78732
Tech Country: US
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Name Server: NS11.DOMAINCONTROL.COM
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DNSSEC: unsigned
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>>> Last update of WHOIS database: 2017-01-22T10:00:00Z <<<

Domain registration data of internationalvacations.com:

Domain Name: INTERNATIONALVACATIONS.COM
Registry Domain ID: 3940015_DOMAIN_COM-VRSN
Registrar WHOIS Server: whois.networksolutions.com
Registrar URL: http://www.networksolutions.com/en_US/
Updated Date: 2015-12-29T08:48:46Z
Creation Date: 1999-02-27T05:00:00Z
Registrar Registration Expiration Date: 2021-02-27T05:00:00Z
Registrar: NETWORK SOLUTIONS, LLC.
Registrar IANA ID: 2
Registrar Abuse Contact Email: abuse@web.com
Registrar Abuse Contact Phone: +1.8003337680
Reseller:
Domain Status:
Registry Registrant ID:
Registrant Name: john przywara
Registrant Organization: john przywara
Registrant Street: 2120 DEERFIELD DR STE 404-326
Registrant City: PLANO
Registrant State/Province: TX
Registrant Postal Code: 75023-5243
Registrant Country: US
Registrant Phone: 214 882-7709
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Registry Admin ID:
Admin Name: przywara, john
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Registry Tech ID:
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Tech Organization: Affinity.com
Tech Street: 101 Continental Boulevard, 3rd Floor
Tech City: El Segundo
Tech State/Province: CA
Tech Postal Code: 90245
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Name Server: NS3.PAGECONCEPTS.NET
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>>> Last update of WHOIS database: 2017-01-22T15:01:30Z <<<

 

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Bitcoin imitators: SwissCoin operating from Leipzig, Germany

by Rudolf Faix 6. October 2016 08:46

SwissCoin LogoAs "the beginning of the revolution of monetary transactions" extols the Euro Solution GmbH in Cham in Switzerland their new virtual currency SwissCoin. In June 2016 they started it. In a brochure on the "cryptocurrency" they are luring: "Now you are also times from the beginning, when a worldwide movement arises."

SwissCoin does not get accepted by any money exchanging system on the world, you get free coins already for signing up, you get additional coins for bringing other victims into the system and you have no chance to use this coins in any shop. Which value can have coins from such systems? As soon as the company behind runs into problems or gets shut down you lose all your real money. Each pyramid system or Ponzi scheme breaks down as soon as not enough new victims entering the systems can get found.

The distribution model for Swisscoin was copied from Onecoin one on one and is the worst, it lacks the products. Swisscoin has no usability because the cryptic money has to be created first and cannot get used the next few years. The lawyer of the OneCoin procured in court an injunction, his office publicly warns from SwissCoin.

According to the imprint of swisscoin.eu stands behind this project a company with the name Euro Solution GmbH located in Baar / Switzerland, which actually exists. The business purpose got declared on April 18, as following:

Training and education in the fields of Internet and exchange services; Advising individuals and legal entities in the field of strategic and operational issues, the provision of services in this regard at home and abroad and trade in goods of all kinds; whole purpose paraphrase statutes in accordance

Did they not know that they want to establish a new crypto-currency in the market and why this did not get stated? A possible explanation can found in the fact that the company got founded with a capital of only CHF 20,000 (US$ 20,566 according the exchange rate from today). With such a capital equipment you can operate safely many companies, but you can never push a new crypto-currency.

Manager of Euro Solution GmbH is Hans-Werner Marquetant. About him you cannot find very much on the Internet - except to note that he acts or should act as Chairman of the Veto-Concept AG from Leipzig, Germany. He is already 74 years old. This sounds at first glance still reasonably well - until one has ever looked behind the scenes.

The Veto-Concept AG, headquartered in Leipzig languishes for years - more or less unsuccessfully. CEO is a Horst Wefer who turns 70. It can get doubted if he is still active in the company and developes crypto currencies. But the company still has a board of directors - Mr. Manfred Mayer. This man is known among networkers like a sore thumb for many years. Unfortunately, never with a positive sign, but always with negative. And now it is really funny - but not for those who go into the hands of SwissCoin. Because the domain registration of richcoin.eu are abundantly clear about digestion, into whose hands they actually goes: In the hands from Manfred Mayer from the board of the Veto-Concept AG in Leipzig. The attached screenshot is worth a thousand words - just take a look at the email-address:

Domain registration date from richcoin.eu

The imprint of www.swisscoin.eu gives the impression that it was dealing with a company established in Switzerland. This is true indeed - but only on paper. Because the Euro Consult GmbH has in Switzerland does not have its own offices, telephone, etc. That is recognizable by the c / o notice in the Swiss Commercial Register:

c/o EXECUTIVE Office GmbH, Ruessenstrasse 12, 6340 Baar

The phone number +49.3419746815 the email address info@veto-concept.com are now data located in Leipzig, Germany and not from Switzerland!

Domain registration data from swisscoin.eu

There is coming a third company into the game for the reason that everything is as much as possible cluttered and unmanageable - the Euro-Invest Consult GmbH, also from Leipzig, Germany. In August 2015 this company got overtaken by the CEO of Euro Solution GmbH, Baar, Hans Werner Marquetant, 74, from the former CEO Horst Wefer, 70, in a more than desolate economic condition(!). The last published balance sheet of Euro-Invest Consult GmbH for 2009 includes, among other things this note:

The balance sheet loss included loss carry forward of € 27,885.69. Deposits on the other hand in the amount of € 5,650.86.

Since the amounts of the subscribed capital from this GmbH is only € 25,000, is the company already deeply in debts, basically actually already bankrupt! These indeed fits also that the balance sheets for the years starting from 2010 were no longer published.

In summary are on swisscoin.eu somehow three companies involved:

  1. Euro-Invest Consult GmbH, Leipzig, Germany - basically bankrupt
  2. Euro Consult GmbH, Baar, Switzerland - Reestablishment with only CHF 20,000
  3. Veto-Concept AG, Leipzig, Germany - according to the last balance sheet from 2011 economically battered

    The paid up share capital of € 50,000 has changed due to the loss carried forward and the current net income of € 1,934.13 to € 8,190.27.

    Loosely translated, it means that no bank in the world would lend a single penny to this company, because they survive only by taking off from the existing substance. Unless the balance sheets starting from 2012 would not show any earnings again, but since those balance sheets did not got published, I cherish reasonable doubts.

The individuals are involved at swisscoin.eu:

  • Horst Wefer, 70 years old, CEO of Veto-Concept AG, Leipzig, Germany
  • Manfred Mayer, 57 years old, since December 2011 executive of Veto-Concept AG, Leipzig, Germany
  • Hans Werner Marquetant, 74 years old, Chairman of Veto-Concept AG, Leipzig, Germany
    Managing director from Euro Solution GmbH, Baar, Switzerland
    and since August 2015 managing director of Euro-Invest Consult GmbH, Leipzig, Germany

If someone is thinking logically then he will get it, that nobody can buy money and nobody can take out more money from a system than the amount of money is inside. Each little child knows already that the market price depends on supply and demand. Which value can have a digital currency which gets traded only by one issuer?

 

Bitcoin imitator: OneCoin a very risky virtual currency

by Rudolf Faix 4. October 2016 03:27

OneCoin LogoThe virtual currency of Bitcoin has many followers. New Providers want to benefit from it and imitate the original. The German consumer magazine FINANZtest warns strongly from the significant risks.

Other providers rely on the enthusiasm for purely digital currencies, the pioneer of Bitcoin has triggered. Whether that is actually profitable for the customer, but is questionable. Newcomers like SwissCoin and OneCoin differ greatly from Bitcoin. In both there are central bodies that verify the system. The currencies have a very limited use. The publishers rely on multi-level compensation plans to attract customers to bring their products further among the people.

If someone is thinking logically then he will get it, that nobody can buy money and nobody can take out more money from a system than the amount of money is inside. Each little child knows already that the market price depends on supply and demand. Which value can have a digital currency which gets traded only by one issuer?

OneCoin does not get accepted by any other money exchanging system found at the world, you get free OneCoins already for signing up, you get additional OneCoins for bringing other victims into the system and you have no chance to use these OneCoins in any shop. Which value can have OneCoins? As soon as the company behind is running into problems or gets shut down from the government you lose all your real money. Each pyramid system or Ponzi scheme breaks down as soon as not enough new victims entering into the system can get found.

OneCoin is a "billion-euro company" according to company founder Ruja Ignatova from Bulgaria. It occurs under the brand names OneCoin, OneLife network and OneAcademy. The website from OneCoin praise their cryptocurrency as the second largest of the world. In two years, Ignatova wants to be the number one and have ten million customers. They buy training packages for prices from 110 euros upwards.

Wow, OneCoin surpasses itself. You need to buy a training package for using it! Does it not show already the scam? You need to get a training for using the crypto currency. Maybe you'll need a training too for using your hard earned real money?

OneCoin describes itself as "centralized" crypto currency. It stands according to the company deliberately "currently not for everyone to act" open, because it is still new. OneCoins can only be traded on an internal network platform. Other trading platforms for crypto currencies are not trading OneCoin. Whether and how OneCoins get mined, bought and sold, depends largely on the management. In June, the company reported about waiting times of two to three months until customers received their coins.

At the same time, Ignatova announced to extend the maximum possible amount of OneCoins from October from 2.1 billion to 120 billion units. If OneCoin has overestimated the demand it can lead to a price crash.

Critics such as the Latvian financial and capital market Commission interfere on the multi-tiered, pyramid-style remuneration system: the company rewarded customers, if they manage to persuade more customers to buying its products, and this cause further purchases.

"The business model of OneCoin is perfectly legal and does not qualify as a pyramid scheme," OneCoin stresses to FINANZtest. The OneLife Network offer genuine products, such as mobile computing device "OneTablet" and real services in the form of training packages with finance. The business model is based "on the basis of a traditional direct sales concept". Let members possible, "to earn their income through referrals and sales training toolkits on cryptocurrency and financial management to non-members." Commission and bonus would immediately depending on the success paid - just as with well-known companies with direct sales offering goods such as kitchen appliance Thermomix, the personal care products of Amway or dietary supplements from Herbalife.

Let us take a look at their product - the "OneTablet". The specifications are getting found at their site:

HD RESOLUTION: 800*480/1024 x 600/1024*768

GOOGLE ANDROID SOFTWARE
Android OS MaPan firmware

COMPONENTS: MTK Quad core CPU

WIRELESS 802.11B/G/N: 802.11b/g/n WI-FI wireless connection

STORAGE: RAM 1GB / Build in 16GB / Expandable up to 64GB

BATTERY POWER: 2500 – 8000mAH / 5V 2A lipo battery

INPUTS TOUCHSCREEN (CAPACITIVE): Multi – point capacitive touch screen

DUAL CAMERAS: Front 0.3MP + back 1.3 million pixels

Front 1.3MP + back 2.0 million pixels

Price: € 550 + SHIPPING + 550 BV (Bonus Volume) GENERATED!

Funny are the specs from the battery power already. It seems like Ignatova is thinking that battery power is a chewing gum. An built-in battery has a fixed capacity and cannot get provided as a value between 2500 - 8000 mAH!

The value of BV (Bonus Volume) is € 1 = 1 BV as it can get shown in their offer:

STARTER PACKAGE
110 €

For those who have no previous financial experience. Includes Level 1 of OneAcademy’s e-learning program. Students will learn basic financial literacy and be introduced to financial products and trading. After completing this module, we issue certification for access to OneExchange. The starter membership gives 1000 promotional tokens which can be put into cryptocurrency mining and generates 110 BV points for network bonuses.

Screenshot from the OneCoin's starter package

For these ones, which are thinking that you'll get something additional value with the starter package and for this reason you are not able to convert € 1 to 1 BV, I'll show you in the next screenshot that this additional offers have no real value, because if you buy the most expensive package for € 7,500 you'll get also 7,500 BV.

Screenshot from OneCoin's Tycoon Plus Trader Package

An tablet with similar specifications can get found from the Maixin Group at Alibaba (Tablet offer from Maixin Group at Alibaba.pdf (2.37 mb)) for the price between US$ 55 and US$ 60 depending on the count of pieces you are ordering.

With other words you'll pay for a product, which has the value of US$ 60 the exorbitant price of € 1,100!!! Let us include the exchange rate between US$ and Euro from today, where € 1 = US$ 1.12284 or US$ 1 = € 0.88993:

Currency you'll get a value you pay for it
US$ 60.00 1,235.12
53.40 1,100.00

The Veto Concept AG from Leipzig is coming from direct sales site too. They presents themselves on the Internet page richcoin.eu as an independent sales partner of OneCoin. The digital currency explained to one of "the hottest financial topics". After the warning from the consumer magazine FINANZtest got published Veto Concept AG stopped publishing their site richcoin.eu. The following amazing content gets shown:

Screenshot from the site richcoin.eu

Translated to English:

Dear visitor,

the website "RichCoin" got discontinued by us. Just use the contact form if you have questions.

Friendly greetings VETO CONCEPT AG

It seems that the "hottest financial product" has been even coming to hot for their business. Think about it what you'll doing if you see a similar content at the site from OneCoin. It happened already at least one time as the system from BigCoin got shut down in the year 2014. Involved in the system from BigCoin has been Ruja Ignatova.

Ruja Ignatova cryptoreal investment trust BigCoin

The website badbitcoin.org, a platform of cryptocurrency fans criticizes multilevel distribution systems. She denounces dubious practices and accumulated negative reports. OneCoin is on their "Badlist", a warning list for not recommended deals.

A digital currency of a central supplier, industrial applied for payment transactions - reminds of electronic money (E money). The currencies were to be classified, the company needs a permit. In the register of approved electronic money institutions of the Federal Agency for financial services supervision (BaFin) are not getting found the companies around OneCoin and SwissCoin.

Would the BaFin classify the currency as e-money, they could order the rescission. Also around classical crypto currencies there subject to authorization activities. In June reported the German magazine "Der Spiegel", the BaFin review OneCoin. The BaFin has not given statement until now. It may be that the digital currencies will facing hot stages for various reasons.

Domain owner of onecoin.eu:
Name: Tsvetelina Lekova
Company: Onecoin Ltd
Address: 12 Tsar Osvoboditel, 1000 Sofia, BG
Phone: +359.24444331
E-Mail: tsvetelina.lekova@ravenr.com

Domain owner of onelife.eu:
Name: Albena Topalova
Company: One Network Services Ltd
Address: PI. P.R. Slaveikov 6A, 1000 Sofia, BG
Phone: +359.24444331
E-Mail: office@onecoin.eu

Domain owner of oneacademy.eu:
Name: Tsvetelina Lekova
Company: One Network Services Ltd
Address: 12 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd, 0001000 Sofia, Sofia, BG
Phone: +359.885660254
E-Mail: tsvetelina@onecoin.eu

Update Jan. 19, 2017: Links to richcoin.eu removed as the service of the site got discontinued.

 

iPas 2 - in a lot of countries nothing else than an illegal pyramid system

by Rudolf Faix 27. July 2015 11:12

iPas2iPas 2 is a sales management and funnel system. For this it cannot generate itself any income for you. Everything depends on the product you have to sell. A typical non-seller will not sell better if you are using the system. For this are all promotions where you can earn from this system are nothing else than misleading. The only possibility of earning is by selling the system to others and getting a commission for it. With other words is it nothing else than a pyramid system without any real product value and for this is in a lot of countries illegal.

The system got developed for the Prosperty Team of the Empower Network and Empower Network members can use it for collecting additional affiliates. Anyway there are cheaper alternatives available.

The costs for the iPas 2 system are found at their site http://ipassystem.net/internet-marketing-system/ipas-review/:

What Are The Costs Of Joining iPas 2?
Good question! The best question in this iPas Marketing System review! Look iPas has a high ticket business model that spits out high commissions. The best scenario is to be at the Black Member level. At this level you have the PBA’s (personal business assistants) working for you. By the way, all the products and names you see, are Empower Network Products. The viral blogging system is a must have to be online with a professional blog website. You can use this to blog about your business or any other topic you like. The rest are high level Marketing training products. You can seriously compare this to a Masters degree in online marketing when you have studied them all. Let’s put it all in one simple overview:

So your total one time investment to be at the iPas Black Membership level is US$ 5125.00. if you immediately go all in and qualify for all possible commissions.
You can also enter at much lower levels… $100 – $500 or $1000, Bronze, Silver and Gold.
Your monthly costs are US$47.00 for the iPas2 system.
And $19.95 affiliate fee to be paid 100% commissions

The makers of the item guarantee that you'll have the capacity to make a huge number of dollars every month with these components. I have doubtlessly on the off chance that you utilize this framework and buckle down then you'll have the capacity to create a better than average wage. Be that as it may, it'll take a long while to acquire back what you spent in any case. Also the way does not make it better that regardless you'll be 100% depending on the Empower Network for making money.

You can find what you can really earn at their income disclaimer found at http://ipasoffice.com/legal/earnings-disclaimer.php:

The ‘average’ person who participates in iPAS earns $0-$200 per month, while the exceptional ones earn upwards of $20,000+ per month.

It doesn't generally show you how to make an online business. It chiefly shows you how to market Empower Network and gain cash as a member. Your fundamental wellspring of wage will be from the referrals that you gather. I know functioning as a partner advertiser can be very gainful. In any case, I think we can all concur that it's vastly improved to have your own site and after that advance offshoot offers through your site.

You should be in control. Else, it can all vanish overnight. Keep in mind what happened when Google began getting serious about spam with the new calculation redesigns? A huge number of sites were hit hard and online groups were overflowed with individuals griping about the new changes. The fact of the matter is that on the off chance that you rely on upon one showcasing method for the greater part of your needs, and that advertising system is demolished, then your whole business will run down with it. That is what it's inconceivably vital to concentrate on a few distinctive promoting systems.

Did you know Google doesn't support Empower Network blogs? Empower Network sites are staggeringly hard to rank on Google.

So much selflessness must of course be protected from their overwhelmed customers. For this they hide their identity by using proxy services for their domain registrations:

Domain Name: IPASSYSTEM.NET
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Domain Name: IPASOFFICE.COM
Registry Domain ID: 1641434428_DOMAIN_COM-VRSN
Registrar WHOIS Server: whois.wildwestdomains.com
Registrar URL: http://www.wildwestdomains.com
Update Date: 2015-02-18T21:23:53Z
Creation Date: 2011-02-21T21:18:50Z
Registrar Registration Expiration Date: 2017-02-21T21:18:50Z
Registrar: Wild West Domains, LLC
Registrar IANA ID: 440
Registrar Abuse Contact Email: abuse@wildwestdomains.com
Registrar Abuse Contact Phone: +1.4806242505
Reseller: Call It What You Will.Com
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Spammer & Scammer: getquickrich.net - a ClickBank distributor

by Rudolf Faix 13. July 2015 12:17

It seems that the owner of getquickrich.net got already rich by promoting the site takesurveysforcash.com from ClickBank. It looks like that he even does not know where he should store his earnings because today the very impressing content - see the screenshot below - gets shown:

Even too lazy to make a homepage

That means that the starting page got removed. The redirectors are still working. If we click at click4surveys then we get the following message from ClickBank:

Even blocked at ClickBank

The english translation of this message is "This site is not longer in service or got canceled or got banned for breaching of contract. hat the site did not got banned gets shown if we are following the link takecashz. The site takesurveysforcash.com is still opening by using the redirector.

I don't know how long the site is already offline. A look at the Alexa global ranking shows that the site had some traffic before:

Alexa ranking of getquickrich.net

My opinion is that the owner of the site has promoted his site very good but he did not get some success. For this he has given up. There are not so many people available, which are so stupid and pay a membership fee for maybe getting some paid surveys. If they have too many surveys and too less members they would not take a membership fee. The real income for the ClickBank survey sites is the membership fee and not any customer which like to get some surveys filled out.

For this reason are all sites where you need to pay first for getting paid nothing else than SCAM!!!

 

My report from May 12, 2015:

An unbelievable offer of $9,045.50 per month has been coming on LinkedIn to my attention. Typical is that such offers are done by nice girls, without any information in their profile, one or two group memberships and with less then 10 contacts.

TakeSurveysForCash

The offer from takesurveysforcash.com sounds too good to be true, which are normally not true. They are advancing that you can procure for filling surveys. No one will pay you for filling surveys, they are just gathering your information for offering them in the best case. Advancement goes into the masses and no organization likes to get the supposition of just a modest bunch individuals, for this they are not ready to pay you huge wholes for rounding out a few surveys.

Another issue is, that no one will elevate an approach to acquire like a CEO in the event that he not require your cash for this income. By investigating the takesurveysforcash site, then we discover the motivation behind why they are spamming the interpersonal organization locales - it is their subsidiary system. That is the way how the individuals from takesurveysforcash are acquiring cash with their staggering advancement.

Nice from Clickbank is, that they are getting declared by themselves as business partner from takesurveysforcash in the disclaimer at the end of the website:

ClickBank is the retailer of products on this site. CLICKBANK® is a registered trademark of Click Sales, Inc., a Delaware corporation located at 917 S. Lusk Street, Suite 200, Boise Idaho, 83706, USA and used by permission. ClickBank's role as retailer does not constitute an endorsement, approval or review of these products or any claim, statement or opinion used in promotion of these products.

The offer from takesurveysforcash found on LinkedIn:

Target your earning amount $9,045.50 per month. Ethical strategies. No Hidden Secrets!

https://lnkd.in/dgt6eKn ==>> Make Your Six Figure income. Join Now To Grab This Opportunity.

THE BEST TIME TO START IS RIGHT NOW...

lnkd.inIf you need to make a $200-$500 Per Day, then please take a moment to read this simple program I am sharing with you.

 

 

The provided link goes redirected to the domain getquickrich.net. Scamadviser tells us about getquickrich.net:

Alert Result: New site with hidden owner data
Alert Result: The owner of the website is using a service to hide their identity
Alert Result: This website is 250 Days old
Alert Result: The website expected life (365 days) is relatively short.
getquickrich.net redirects to takesurveysforcash.com. Even here we find something negative about takesurveysforcash.com:
Alert Result: Low Trust Rating. This Site May Not Be Safe to Use.
Alert Result: The owner of the website is using a service to hide their identity
Good Result: This website is deemed to be popular by Alexa with a ranking of 48608
  • Ameur Turki · Faculté des Sciences Economiques et de Gestion de Sfax
    The question is as flowing : if this site is real and serious! why they don't accept to join for free and every time when we receive commissions from it the admin deduce all administration fee!
     
     
  • Patrick Bilezikjian · Works at GE Healthcare
    Don't trust any offer that starts by asking you to pay to register, I am sure this is another scam.
    • Nikunj Vyas · Ahmedabad, India
      thanks for reply Patrick but I don't understand why these types of sites are running since so many years. this site is also running above 4 years time & also look safe on scam adviser site by 86% of rank.
       
       
     
  • Nikunj Vyas · Ahmedabad, India
    hello is this legit OR not? anybody is working in this site? please tell me genuine opinion.

 

takesurveysforcash.com declares on the website http://www.takesurveysforcash.com/disclaimer.html by themselves: "ANY CLAIMS MADE OF ACTUAL EARNINGS OR EXAMPLES OF ACTUAL RESULTS ARE NOT TYPICAL.":

Earnings Disclaimer

EVERY EFFORT HAS BEEN MADE TO ACCURATELY REPRESENT THIS PRODUCT AND IT'S POTENTIAL. EVEN THOUGH THIS INDUSTRY IS ONE OF THE FEW WHERE ONE CAN WRITE THEIR OWN CHECK IN TERMS OF EARNINGS, THERE IS NO GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL EARN ANY MONEY USING THE TECHNIQUES AND IDEAS IN THESE MATERIALS. EXAMPLES IN THESE MATERIALS ARE NOT TO BE INTERPRETED AS A PROMISE OR GUARANTEE OF EARNINGS. EARNING POTENTIAL IS ENTIRELY DEPENDENT ON THE PERSON USING OUR PRODUCT, THEIR IDEAS AND TECHNIQUES. WE DO NOT PURPORT THIS AS A "GET RICH SCHEME." 

ANY CLAIMS MADE OF ACTUAL EARNINGS OR EXAMPLES OF ACTUAL RESULTS ARE NOT TYPICAL. YOUR LEVEL OF SUCCESS IN ATTAINING THE RESULTS CLAIMED IN OUR MATERIALS DEPENDS ON THE TIME YOU DEVOTE TO THE PROGRAM, IDEAS AND TECHNIQUES MENTIONED, YOUR FINANCES, KNOWLEDGE AND VARIOUS SKILLS. SINCE THESE FACTORS DIFFER ACCORDING TO INDIVIDUALS, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE YOUR SUCCESS OR INCOME LEVEL. NOR ARE WE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OF YOUR ACTIONS. 

MATERIALS IN OUR PRODUCT AND OUR WEBSITE MAY CONTAIN INFORMATION THAT INCLUDES OR IS BASED UPON FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS WITHIN THE MEANING OF THE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995. FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS GIVE OUR EXPECTATIONS OR FORECASTS OF FUTURE EVENTS. YOU CAN IDENTIFY THESE STATEMENTS BY THE FACT THAT THEY DO NOT RELATE STRICTLY TO HISTORICAL OR CURRENT FACTS. THEY USE WORDS SUCH AS "ANTICIPATE," "ESTIMATE," "EXPECT," "PROJECT," "INTEND," "PLAN," "BELIEVE," AND OTHER WORDS AND TERMS OF SIMILAR MEANING IN CONNECTION WITH A DESCRIPTION OF POTENTIAL EARNINGS OR FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE. 

ANY AND ALL FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS HERE OR ON ANY OF OUR SALES MATERIAL ARE INTENDED TO EXPRESS OUR OPINION OF EARNINGS POTENTIAL. MANY FACTORS WILL BE IMPORTANT IN DETERMINING YOUR ACTUAL RESULTS AND NO GUARANTEES ARE MADE THAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE RESULTS SIMILAR TO OURS OR ANYBODY ELSES, IN FACT NO GUARANTEES ARE MADE THAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE ANY RESULTS FROM OUR IDEAS AND TECHNIQUES IN OUR MATERIAL
With other words: The only one, which are earning are the people behind takesurveysforcash.com. It is a typical pyramid system. Only the people on top are earning. The system is so serious that the owner of the domains need to hide themselves behind proxy services for not getting crushed from their happy members!

Domain register data of getquickrich.net:

Domain Name: GETQUICKRICH.NET
Registry Domain ID: 1874142899_DOMAIN_NET-VRSN
Registrar WHOIS Server: Whois.bigrock.com
Registrar URL: www.bigrock.com
Updated Date: 2014-11-04T02:18:01Z
Creation Date: 2014-09-04T07:25:35Z
Registrar Registration Expiration Date: 2015-09-04T07:25:35Z
Registrar: BigRock Solutions Ltd
Registrar IANA ID: 1495
Domain Status: clientTransferProhibited
[link removed] Registrant ID:
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Registrant Organization: Privacy Protection Service INC d/b/a PrivacyProtect.org
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Registrant City: Nobby Beach
Registrant State/Province: Queensland
Registrant Postal Code: QLD 4218
Registrant Country: AU
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Registrant Fax:
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Registry Admin ID:
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Admin Street: C/O ID#10760, PO Box 16 Note - Visit PrivacyProtect.org to contact the domain owner/operator Note - Visit PrivacyProtect.org to contact the domain owner/operator
Admin City: Nobby Beach
Admin State/Province: Queensland
Admin Postal Code: QLD 4218
Admin Country: AU
Admin Phone: +45.36946676
Admin Phone Ext:
Admin Fax:
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Registry Tech ID:
Tech Name: Domain Admin
Tech Organization: Privacy Protection Service INC d/b/a PrivacyProtect.org
Tech Street: C/O ID#10760, PO Box 16 Note - Visit PrivacyProtect.org to contact the domain owner/operator Note - Visit PrivacyProtect.org to contact the domain owner/operator
Tech City: Nobby Beach
Tech State/Province: Queensland
Tech Postal Code: QLD 4218
Tech Country: AU
Tech Phone: +45.36946676
Tech Phone Ext:
Tech Fax:
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Name Server: ns6575.hostgator.com
Name Server: ns6576.hostgator.com
DNSSEC:Unsigned
Registrar Abuse Contact Phone: +1-888-924-4762
URL of the ICANN WHOIS Data Problem Reporting System:
[link removed] update of WHOIS database: 2015-05-12T09:59:29+0000Z

Update Jan. 18, 2017: Links to the Facebook profiles of Ameur Turki (https://www.facebook.com/ameur.turki), Patrick Bilezikjian (https://www.facebook.com/patrick.bilezikjian) and Nikunj Vyas (https://www.facebook.com/vyasnikunj31) removed as the links are returning already error 404 - not found.

 

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