We hit 32000 topics and 5000 members, all in the same day. I love those numbers. Still lots going on behind the scenes. More info as and when I can say of course.
Month: May 2015
I’m off filming again next week, but this time with a bit of a twist. As usual, I can’t give specifics, but as soon as I can, I will. This one’s for a program that’ll air the end of June or beginning of July. I have to say that (and giving no specifics away) I’m […]
How to spot a scammer from Ghana: How much money did they demand?: 150000 then 15000 then 3000 then 1500
It seems like there’s not much news lately. Believe me, that’s the total opposite of how it is. There’s lots going on actually, but it’s all still in the very early stages. That means we can’t talk about it right now. There’s like four different TV things being worked on, but we can’t name the […]
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11445574 Falling prey to Nigerian scam artists cost Trevor Miranda his marriage and more than $100,000. But it wasn’t until his freedom was in jeopardy that the retired chef realised what a fool he was. The Aucklander was lured to Papua New Guinea on the promise of picking up US$8.5 million in cash. He returned […]
Had to put a warning on our forum warning people not to alert the scammer they’re there. It’s our #1 rule, but it seems no one reads them. Doing so puts others at risk. Anyone who does point the scammer here has their account deleted. No ifs or buts.
A year ago, this site was down. Kaput. Dead. It had 404ed and gone to see the coder in the sky. What happened? We switched to a new host, and they gave us a system with a faulty hard drive. It wiped out the entire site. Cue three weeks of tearing my hair out as […]
We say this on our sextortion page, in red lettering: When we say “deactivate Facebook for two weeks”, we mean two weeks. Not two days or a week, but the full two weeks from the time the scammer last spoke to you at least. Changing the security settings isn’t enough. It HAS to be deactivated. […]