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    • top_drawer
    • By top_drawer 18th Oct 09, 3:07 PM
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    top_drawer
    The London Mint Office - scam?
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    • 18th Oct 09, 3:07 PM
    The London Mint Office - scam? 18th Oct 09 at 3:07 PM
    hi,

    I have been seeing the ads on television a lot recently for a free Golden Britannia penny so rang and applied .... I received a letter stating that my appl has been assepted and its on it way.... where is the catch?

    TD
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    • shaun from Africa
    • By shaun from Africa 12th Jun 17, 8:37 PM
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    Why can't this be stopped ? They are playing on vulnerable people and have just tricked my wife into buying into their obnoxious scam.
    Originally posted by avallon

    If by "just", you mean that the coin/s were received in the past 14 days, your wife can return them for a full refund.
    https://www.londonmintoffice.org/returns-information
    • ScorpiondeRooftrouser
    • By ScorpiondeRooftrouser 15th Jun 17, 11:29 AM
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    The good news for those who have ordered and paid for anything from London Mint that never arrived is that they are in pretty much the same position as those who ordered something which did arrive. Better off in fact, as they don't have a worthless lump of metal cluttering up their shelves.
    • hybernia
    • By hybernia 15th Jun 17, 3:13 PM
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    Wonderful post, Scorpion de Rooftrouser. Well done!
    • Kegs
    • By Kegs 23rd Jun 17, 5:09 PM
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    Kegs
    The penny is worth less than a penny.
    It certainly is not gold!
    If you look on their latest TVs advert it becomes obvious that the outfit is operated by a moron.
    If you look at the emblem to the right of the coin it says.
    "FOR KING AND EMPIRE"
    SERVICES ENDERED"
    Surely any official coin outlet would not ha "ENDERED"
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