scammed by Mind Media

Discussion in 'The Shit List' started by kalelreturns, Sep 29, 2015.

  1. kalelreturns

    kalelreturns Registered Member

    May 12, 2013
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    I was interested in buying some traffic and Mind Media pmed me and we added eachother on skype.

    heres the conversation:

    [9/23/2015 10:27:14 AM] BHWMIND: Hey gaming traffic?
    [9/23/2015 10:27:19 AM] Kalelreturns: yea
    [9/23/2015 10:27:48 AM] BHWMIND: Cool cool
    [9/23/2015 10:27:56 AM] BHWMIND: are u familiar with media buying thats what i do
    [9/23/2015 10:28:04 AM] BHWMIND: buying banners on gaming websites/blogs etc.
    [9/23/2015 10:28:08 AM] Kalelreturns: no
    [9/23/2015 10:28:22 AM] Kalelreturns: ah
    [9/23/2015 10:28:25 AM] BHWMIND: ok well its basically ppc u dont pay until someone clicks
    [9/23/2015 10:28:33 AM] BHWMIND: but media buying is so good for traffic
    [9/23/2015 10:28:37 AM] BHWMIND: whats your website?
    [9/23/2015 10:30:52 AM] Kalelreturns: its **************.com
    [9/23/2015 10:31:53 AM] Kalelreturns: how much per click would you say?
    [9/23/2015 10:35:33 AM] BHWMIND: what countrys do u want traffic from the most.
    [9/23/2015 10:38:18 AM] Kalelreturns: US
    [9/23/2015 10:39:35 AM] BHWMIND: ****************.com
    [9/23/2015 10:39:53 AM] BHWMIND: has it got anything on it it messes up with adblock enabled on my machine.
    [9/23/2015 10:40:39 AM] Kalelreturns: yeah its a cpa site, Im trying to configure it to popup on click but having trouble
    [9/23/2015 10:41:34 AM] BHWMIND: ah maybe i can help u with that
    [9/23/2015 10:41:39 AM] BHWMIND: whats your advertising budget
    [9/23/2015 10:42:08 AM] Kalelreturns: fairly small I just want to test it out first to make sure its profitable
    [9/23/2015 10:42:38 AM] BHWMIND: how small minimum media buying campaign is around 200 usd
    [9/23/2015 10:42:48 AM] BHWMIND: but u would get a ton of traffic for that.
    [9/23/2015 10:43:05 AM] Kalelreturns: well damn little more than i expected
    [9/23/2015 10:45:15 AM] Kalelreturns: do you know about how much traffic?
    [9/23/2015 10:45:26 AM] BHWMIND: whats going to be on the site
    [9/23/2015 10:45:29 AM] BHWMIND: when its working
    [9/23/2015 10:45:41 AM] BHWMIND: gaming traffic is plentiful but just have to optimize the advertorials
    [9/23/2015 10:45:44 AM] BHWMIND: so its done right.
    [9/23/2015 10:45:45 AM] Kalelreturns: I'll remove the cpa so you can see it
    [9/23/2015 10:46:25 AM] BHWMIND: u might get say betwen 2 and 5k hits
    [9/23/2015 10:46:33 AM] BHWMIND: depends how well we can tweak and optimize.
    [9/23/2015 10:46:36 AM] BHWMIND: ok do that.
    [9/23/2015 10:47:32 AM] Kalelreturns: fuck me. this stupid plugin Im using is limiting my traffic
    [9/23/2015 10:48:29 AM] Kalelreturns: i had no idea it was doing that
    [9/23/2015 10:48:32 AM] BHWMIND: whats your website wordpress?
    [9/23/2015 10:49:11 AM] Kalelreturns: yeah Im using instapage plugin cause I found a nice landing page on theme forest and it uses instapage
    [9/23/2015 10:50:04 AM] Kalelreturns: well this screwed up everything
    [9/23/2015 10:51:20 AM] BHWMIND: how about
    [9/23/2015 10:51:27 AM] BHWMIND: throw me 250 i fix site andddd
    [9/23/2015 10:51:30 AM] BHWMIND: send u some traffic
    [9/23/2015 10:51:37 AM] BHWMIND: do you have a headset?
    [9/23/2015 10:55:54 AM] Kalelreturns: no
    [9/23/2015 10:55:59 AM] Kalelreturns: how are you going to fix it
    [9/23/2015 10:56:12 AM] Kalelreturns: you'll have to redo everything
    [9/23/2015 10:57:29 AM] BHWMIND: let me see the current website then plz.
    [9/23/2015 10:58:39 AM] Kalelreturns: cant instapage locked me out cause I hit the traffic limit and I have to upgrade to remove the cpa
    [9/23/2015 11:00:56 AM] Kalelreturns: I just need to start over
    [9/23/2015 12:57:36 PM] Kalelreturns: ok looks like a got another theme up and running and Im ready to send traffic to it
    [9/23/2015 6:01:44 PM] BHWMIND: hey
    [9/23/2015 6:01:50 PM] BHWMIND: had to go earlier
    [9/23/2015 9:45:42 PM] Kalelreturns: ah its cool
    [9/23/2015 9:50:16 PM] Kalelreturns: so i think everything is good to go I just need the traffic but I don't really want to speed $200 just for a test.
    [9/23/2015 9:53:53 PM] BHWMIND: I understand
    [9/23/2015 9:53:57 PM] BHWMIND: but u get what u pay for bro ;P
    [9/23/2015 9:54:03 PM] BHWMIND: this is top tier quality traffic.
    [9/23/2015 9:54:40 PM] Kalelreturns: do you have screenshots or anything from previous stuff
    [9/23/2015 9:54:44 PM] BHWMIND: u will get cpa conversions
    [9/23/2015 9:54:51 PM] BHWMIND: sure do hold on
    [9/23/2015 9:59:32 PM] BHWMIND: heres my maxbounty account
    [9/23/2015 9:59:37 PM] BHWMIND: =P
    [9/23/2015 9:59:45 PM] BHWMIND: thats for basic cpa offers 2 lol.
    [9/23/2015 9:59:58 PM] BHWMIND: media buying is powerful if done right.
    [9/23/2015 10:03:46 PM] Kalelreturns: alright I guess I'll try this out
    [9/23/2015 10:04:07 PM] BHWMIND: Show me your site at the moment
    [9/23/2015 10:04:32 PM] Kalelreturns: http://www.****************.com/
    [9/23/2015 10:05:33 PM] BHWMIND: interesting niche
    [9/23/2015 10:06:26 PM] BHWMIND: Did you think this up
    [9/23/2015 10:07:15 PM] Kalelreturns: yeah i thought it up a few years ago and kinda stopped doing it cause i got busy with other stuff
    [9/23/2015 10:08:23 PM] Kalelreturns: made like $30 with like no work
    [9/23/2015 10:08:38 PM] Kalelreturns: then i stopped
    [9/23/2015 10:08:42 PM] BHWMIND: Ok well im not a niche stealer like some people
    [9/23/2015 10:08:50 PM] BHWMIND: i will put your 200 into traffic only
    [9/23/2015 10:08:55 PM] BHWMIND: and if u do well
    [9/23/2015 10:09:01 PM] BHWMIND: you can just hook me up a little something.
    [9/23/2015 10:09:08 PM] Kalelreturns: oh I will
    [9/23/2015 10:09:36 PM] Kalelreturns: Im struggling right now so if this works then I'll give you a little something
    [9/23/2015 10:09:54 PM] BHWMIND: Ok but you gotta know to really get traffic
    [9/23/2015 10:09:58 PM] BHWMIND: theres allways some investment.
    [9/23/2015 10:10:12 PM] BHWMIND: dont belive all that seo hype
    [9/23/2015 10:10:14 PM] Kalelreturns: yeah that i dont know
    [9/23/2015 10:10:25 PM] BHWMIND: paid traffic = u get traffic
    [9/23/2015 10:10:40 PM] BHWMIND: and its profitable when u buy lower than what you make in $
    [9/23/2015 10:10:44 PM] BHWMIND: thats truly it.
    [9/23/2015 10:11:00 PM] Kalelreturns: of course thats what I've been attempting to do the past few days
    [9/23/2015 10:11:41 PM] BHWMIND: I gotta deposit onto the ad network with bitcoins by the way owner got pist of people charging back so yeah
    [9/23/2015 10:11:48 PM] BHWMIND: you familiar with btc?
    [9/23/2015 10:12:17 PM] Kalelreturns: lol
    [9/23/2015 10:12:20 PM] Kalelreturns: yeah
    [9/23/2015 10:12:44 PM] BHWMIND: ok can u send to ad network with a note
    [9/23/2015 10:12:49 PM] BHWMIND: if u dont know how to add notes
    [9/23/2015 10:12:52 PM] BHWMIND: i will send it
    [9/23/2015 10:12:56 PM] BHWMIND: whatever works
    [9/23/2015 10:14:13 PM] Kalelreturns: send to where?
    [9/23/2015 10:14:33 PM] BHWMIND: the ad network im going to use on everyones accounts we have unique deposit wallet addys
    [9/23/2015 10:14:45 PM] BHWMIND: u can send i can send but gotta add a reference number to it.
    [9/23/2015 10:19:59 PM] Kalelreturns: can i just send you the money through paypal and you can do whatever you need to do with it
    [9/23/2015 10:22:14 PM] BHWMIND: i cant i need to get bitcoins if i wanted to get bitcoins from paypal i would have to hunt all day for a seller lol
    [9/23/2015 10:22:18 PM] BHWMIND:
    [9/23/2015 10:22:20 PM] BHWMIND: go look
    [9/23/2015 10:22:55 PM] BHWMIND:
    [9/23/2015 10:28:09 PM] Kalelreturns: alright
    [9/23/2015 10:28:28 PM] BHWMIND: its fricken 4:30am here
    [9/23/2015 10:28:40 PM] BHWMIND: heres my wallet address when u get some coins send to this
    [9/23/2015 10:28:42 PM] BHWMIND: 1FA9AuDfXJ5zzBv1BbGPkvJsqSmfL8FQuU
    [9/23/2015 10:29:22 PM] BHWMIND: back in say 8 hours i will be doing some traffic tests to your site over next 24h once u send to that btc wallet.
    [9/23/2015 10:29:28 PM] BHWMIND: dw about reference number
    [9/23/2015 10:29:33 PM] BHWMIND: 1FA9AuDfXJ5zzBv1BbGPkvJsqSmfL8FQuU
    [9/23/2015 10:30:32 PM] Kalelreturns: ok
    [9/23/2015 10:32:57 PM] Kalelreturns: K i sent. talk to you tomorrow
    [9/24/2015 6:40:42 AM] BHWMIND: Let me know when your here
    [9/24/2015 9:28:40 AM] Kalelreturns: im here
    [9/24/2015 3:43:17 PM] Kalelreturns: im heading off to work I'll be back in about 6hrs
    [9/24/2015 10:10:04 PM] Kalelreturns: im back
    [9/25/2015 8:23:26 AM] Kalelreturns: hey
    [9/25/2015 8:31:44 AM] Kalelreturns: you there?
    [9/25/2015 8:53:11 AM] Kalelreturns: its been over 24 hrs since you said you would be doing some testings, I haven't seen any traffic to my site and you haven't been responding to me. If I don't get a response from by the end of today my time, which is about 15hrs from now Im going to report you on bhw and I have you ip address aswell.

    After I sent the last message, he removed me from skype.

    I admit some of this is my fault for not catching this scam before I gave him the money because this was suspicious from the beginning.
  2. OldSalt

    OldSalt Ex-Mod taking a sabbatical

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    Mind Media has been notified he has 48 hours to respond.

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  3. kalelreturns

    kalelreturns Registered Member

    May 12, 2013
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    any update?
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  4. Apricot

    Apricot Administrator Staff Member

    Mar 26, 2013
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    Mind media read the notification 3 weeks ago and chose not to respond - banned.
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