It seems that many scam sites are run by an organized crime group operating out of Russia, which owns around 800 different sites: music/file download services, spy-ware scams (they infect your computer first, then get you to pay for cleanup), adult services, satellite TV fraud, and pay-per-view fraud and fake Banks and etc. All have a similar theme: professional-looking and well designed to entice you, they promise everything you want, at an unbelievable price,
Well, with your credit card details safely in their hands, you quickly start to realize that they DON'T actually have ANY of that amazing content they claimed to have. In fact, they have nothing at all - and you've just been SCAMMED!
List of well-known scam sites
Where to post if you've been scammed
For starter's, you can forget the BBB - they have no jurisdiction in Russia, Amsterdam, and most of the other places that these companies are registered and therefore will not do anything to help you. It's us against them. So, if you truly want to help other people avoid getting ripped off - and in the process destroy these companies' reputations - go to the following websites and describe your experience:
Not only will doing this help build the case against them, but it will also create a flurry of activity all over the web - always linking them to scam and ripoff sites. This in itself will hopefully prevent thousands of people from making the same mistake we did and, ideally, lead to their eventual demise.