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    • charles stuart
    • By charles stuart 9th Oct 17, 3:13 PM
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    'Brexit severance cheque'
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    • 9th Oct 17, 3:13 PM
    'Brexit severance cheque' 9th Oct 17 at 3:13 PM
    I keep getting emails from a company called Agora finance advising me to claim for a 'Brexit severance cheque', they say it is genuine but i've got my doubts.
    Has anyone heard of this or even received one?
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    • cono1717
    • By cono1717 9th Oct 17, 3:20 PM
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    • 9th Oct 17, 3:20 PM
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    • 9th Oct 17, 3:20 PM
    Yep this is a scam from the looks of it.

    https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/am_i_being_unreasonable/3035936-to-think-this-is-a-big-fat-con

    Edit: Read the page

    Just 37!!!8230; for everything.
    Who'd of thought you'd have to pay to get your money!
    • Sicard
    • By Sicard 10th Oct 17, 8:56 AM
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    • 10th Oct 17, 8:56 AM
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    • 10th Oct 17, 8:56 AM
    Yep this is a scam from the looks of it.

    https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/am_i_being_unreasonable/3035936-to-think-this-is-a-big-fat-con

    Edit: Read the page



    Who'd of thought you'd have to pay to get your money!
    Originally posted by cono1717
    You do sometimes. I paid money to a nice chappy in Nigeria to get hold of his late father's 20,000,000 sitting in a bank account. I did it 6 months ago but I'm sure I'll get it soon.
    Am proud I only have one sourpuss on my ignore list
    • Hermione Granger
    • By Hermione Granger 10th Oct 17, 10:30 AM
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    • 10th Oct 17, 10:30 AM
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    • 10th Oct 17, 10:30 AM
    I keep getting emails from a company called Agora finance advising me to claim for a 'Brexit severance cheque', they say it is genuine but i've got my doubts.
    Originally posted by charles stuart
    Who in their right mind would expect them to say anything else?

    I've yet to read of any get rich quick scams where the people running that scam state in their e-mails or letters that "This offer is not genuine and you are guaranteed to end up losing the money that you send to us".
    • Twopints
    • By Twopints 10th Oct 17, 10:40 AM
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    • 10th Oct 17, 10:40 AM
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    • 10th Oct 17, 10:40 AM
    I keep getting emails from a company called Agora finance advising me to claim for a 'Brexit severance cheque', they say it is genuine but i've got my doubts.
    Has anyone heard of this or even received one?
    Originally posted by charles stuart
    Do you work in the NHS? it could be your share of the 350m a week.
    Not even wrong
    • Rix2020
    • By Rix2020 18th Oct 17, 7:51 PM
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    • 18th Oct 17, 7:51 PM
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    • 18th Oct 17, 7:51 PM
    Well they do say scammers target the most gullible, and you don't get more gullible than brexiteer.....
    • powerful_Rogue
    • By powerful_Rogue 18th Oct 17, 8:02 PM
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    • 18th Oct 17, 8:02 PM
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    • 18th Oct 17, 8:02 PM
    Well they do say scammers target the most gullible, and you don't get more gullible than brexiteer.....
    Originally posted by Rix2020
    You signed up just to say that?

    Democracy at its best.
    • AndyPix
    • By AndyPix 19th Oct 17, 11:20 AM
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    • 19th Oct 17, 11:20 AM
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    • 19th Oct 17, 11:20 AM
    Im staggered people actually have to question this !!
    Running with scissors since 1978
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