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There goes $10K like this (snap fingers)

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by SkyrocketSEO, Mar 12, 2014.

  1. SkyrocketSEO

    SkyrocketSEO Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    I like how the contractor don't give a damn. he is like :"Thanks for your money, sucker!" :)

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    I have seen people before playing this card, acting like everything is okay and also politely insulting the scammed with words such as "we would like to be doing many more projects in the future", no shit. I hope you do something about it and get your money back.
     
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    No, it's not me, don't worry, one "company" tried to scam me once on Elance, I dragged them all the way to arbitrage, covered all the costs (as requested by Elance) and at the end Elance gave me money back, covered the arbitrage and deleted the project. I just stumbled upon this review and had to share it
     
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  4. netmoney1

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    LOL...I like the $9,843 random number.

    "Hmmmm...how much to charge....let me drink all night then I will pull a random number out of my ass"

    I just spoke to a woman who wants her website redesigned. I looked at the site (it is a theme that still had "Lorem Ipsum" text all over) and asked her what she paid. $7,459 she said lol. I then walked her through the demo site on themeforest (It was a $55 theme lol) and she almost cried. Her response when I asked who did that was "Some guy that called me" - unreal.
     
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    I had a client (no longer, got rid of her). Build her a nice website, sales are up. Some guy offered her some SEO Boost Redesign package for like $3,000 she bought it. A week later she is on my phone crying, the guy broke the site trying to implement a WP Theme from TF into a Modx site. Story doesn't end up there, 6 -7 months down the road. I receive a call late at night from the client. That her site was gone, her email was not working, nada. Someone sold her over email a SEO Hosting Package $99 for 1 year she even give them access to the domain.

    I fixed her site and told her that was the last time, she was a risk.
     
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    Damn, I need to hire that guy. Best cold caller ever.
     
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    Yeah it is amazing what some people will purchase on the fly over the phone.
     
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    The same people who pay $5k for a wristwatch(because it is a luxury wearable good) can be scammers when paying $500 for a service.

    Selling services, hiring services, providing services is probably the most difficult business. Selling wristwatches is so much easier than selling/buying services, especially online ones.