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    • carcuscrae
    • By carcuscrae 12th Jun 17, 11:12 AM
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    Anyone heard of or used satnavpro.com?
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    • 12th Jun 17, 11:12 AM
    Anyone heard of or used satnavpro.com? 12th Jun 17 at 11:12 AM
    Hi

    I came across the following site which offers a free sat nav and pays you for using it? It all sounds a bit too good to be true but wondered if anyone had used or heard anything about them?

    www.satnavpro.com

    Thanks
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    • AdrianC
    • By AdrianC 12th Jun 17, 11:36 AM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 11:36 AM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 11:36 AM
    They pitch it as using your information to correct mapping errors, which they then feed back to the mapping providers.

    The registrant for the domain is hiding their identity behind a proxy domain registration service, and their website seems to be VERY shy about who they actually are.

    It all seems far too good to be true...
    • Stageshoot
    • By Stageshoot 12th Jun 17, 12:18 PM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 12:18 PM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 12:18 PM
    Sorry but the website is vague in the extreme and missing registered company details

    They want personal details including Bank and Credit Card Details and a photo of your driving licence (As well as taking a shipping fee)

    Screams Identity Theft Scam
    • Stoke
    • By Stoke 12th Jun 17, 12:33 PM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 12:33 PM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 12:33 PM
    Oily as !!!!. I'm guessing you have to enter a shed load of details, which they then pass on, only to e-mail you and say "Thanks for your interest in SatNavPro, unfortunately, you have not been selected to be a member at this time. Thanks for your personal details and good luck"

    Keep well well away.
    • Quentin
    • By Quentin 12th Jun 17, 12:34 PM
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    • #5
    • 12th Jun 17, 12:34 PM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 12:34 PM
    Anyone thinking they will get £6k a year out of this and signs up for it needs banning from using the internet for their own good!
    • Johnnyspark
    • By Johnnyspark 12th Jun 17, 9:13 PM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 9:13 PM
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    • 12th Jun 17, 9:13 PM
    It's a big scam and should be shut down.
    • getmeouttahere
    • By getmeouttahere 13th Jun 17, 11:12 AM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 11:12 AM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 11:12 AM
    They claim to have been awarded millions of dollars, which makes me wonder a) why their website is so naff, and b) why they aren't a ltd company or an inc
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