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Binary options scam
Steven Davis
Posted: 30 January 2018 06:54:01(UTC)
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Two months ago a binary options broker cheated me out of €5000. When I asked to withdraw the funds, I never heard from the broker who was so much friendly before. I would like to get my money back from this fraudster. Looking for a service to do that!
Tim D
Posted: 30 January 2018 11:28:40(UTC)
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Be careful. I get the impression the new frontier for the scammers is scammers offering to recover money for people who've lost money to binary options scams. In fact my immediate suspicion is that you yourself are setting up this thread for a bunch of "I used <redacted>.com and they got my money back" link spam, but lets wait and see shall we?

Giving you the benefit of the doubt:

FCA's advice if you've been scammed is on this page: https://www.fca.org.uk/c.../protect-yourself-scams (scroll down to "If you have been scammed"). If your "broker" was regulated (unlikely!) you may be able to get compensation. If not it directs you to https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/

Old saying with a lot of truth in it: "When a person with money meets a person with experience, the person with the experience winds up with the money, and the person with the money winds up with the experience".
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Jim S on 30/01/2018(UTC)
Keith Cobby
Posted: 30 January 2018 11:35:48(UTC)
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Binary options are gambling and nothing whatsoever to do with investment.
andy mac
Posted: 30 January 2018 11:44:11(UTC)
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sorry for your loss
did the broker find you or you them. If you found them I am sure you can find some to try and get your money back

Move on and put it down to experience

Pierre PG
Posted: 30 January 2018 12:03:08(UTC)
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That is a large amount of money to lose :/

Name and shame the broker at least!

Not all unregulated brokers are bad, so read reviews first before investing! Useless information now, but learn from your mistakes.

You could probs make your money back with a different broker and some good investment advice!!
Julian Striegel
Posted: 31 January 2018 08:14:03(UTC)
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I do not want to reveal the name of the Forex broker who cheated me but I also want to tell everybody that I got scammed. It was my fault to blindly trust a new Forex broker who stole my dollars by blocking my account suddenly when I wanted to withdraw $5000 won in their platform!
davidbrown
Posted: 01 February 2018 06:40:22(UTC)
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I was also scammed by an unidentified person 3 months back. Someone used my credit card without my consent and purchased an iPhone using my card. No one helped me and I am also looking for a service for fund recovery.
Ryan Hermission
Posted: 05 February 2018 02:40:21(UTC)
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Oh, I am much curious now. Someone has told me to invent in Binary option. Actually I didn't believe and invest yet.
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