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Don’t be duped by scammers who reside or operate in the Philippines! Report them to the authorities and send them to jail!

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has repeatedly warned the public against falling for “get-rich-quick” scams. In its site (www.sec.gov.ph), the SEC reported that more and more boiler-room operations have recently emerged, targeting potential investors who want to earn high return on their money.

Don’t be duped by scammers who reside or operate in the Philippines! Report them to the authorities and send them to jail!

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has repeatedly warned the public against falling for “get-rich-quick” scams.
On its site (www.sec.gov.ph), the SEC reported that more and more boiler-room operations have recently emerged, targeting potential investors who want to earn high return on their money.

Don’t be duped by scammers who reside or operate in the Philippines! Report them to the authorities and send them to jail!

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has repeatedly warned the public against falling for “get-rich-quick” scams. In its site (www.sec.gov.ph), the SEC reported that more and more boiler-room operations have recently emerged, targeting potential investors who want to earn high return on their money.

Don’t be duped by scammers who reside or operate in the Philippines! Report them to the authorities and send them to jail!

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The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has repeatedly warned the public against falling for “get-rich-quick” scams. In its site (www.sec.gov.ph), the SEC reported that more and more boiler-room operations have recently emerged, targeting potential investors who want to earn high return on their money.

Don’t be duped by scammers who reside or operate in the Philippines! Report them to the authorities and send them to jail!

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has repeatedly warned the public against falling for “get-rich-quick” scams. In its site (www.sec.gov.ph), the SEC reported that more and more boiler-room operations have recently emerged, targeting potential investors who want to earn high return on their money.

According to the SEC, if any person or persons approached or contacted you via email, phone, or any other means and offered you a ridiculously high return on your “investment” after a short period of time, protect yourself by asking for the following information first.

  1. Name of the person and the company making the offer;
  2. Address of the person and the company;
  3. Landline numbers of the person and the company (mobile phone numbers are difficult to trace); and
  4. SEC registration of the company stating they are eligible to take investments

If the person refused to give those information, better not to continue dealing with them. There’s a high chance the company and the investment program are a fraud.

Some additional things to remember:

  • Investment houses and financing companies with quasi-banking (QB) license and with SEC registered securities are the only ones allowed to offer investment instruments to more than 19 investors;
  • Only SEC registered persons (brokers/dealers/salesmen) may offer or sell registered securities to the public;
  • SEC company registration in itself DOES NOT automatically grant authority to sell investment instruments such as securities, bonds, commercial papers, etc. Here is a list of companies authorized by the SEC to accept investments from the public;
  • Don’t fall for people who give you promissory notes or post-dated checks as proof of your interest earnings. Those might be fake or contain insufficient funds. Scammers use this trick to show that they are supposedly genuine and paying.

If you encountered these people, report them to the:

SEC – Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Department (SEC-CED) at Phone No. (632)724-7650 or (632)727-2267 or the National Bureau of Investigation or the local police

The image below summarizes what the SEC wants you to do if you are faced in such a situation.

Report Scams in the Philippines

Don’t let scammers scam you. Protect yourself and know what to do.According to the SEC, if any person or persons approached or contacted you via email, phone, or any other means and offered you a ridiculously high return on your “investment” after a short period of time, protect yourself by asking for the following information first.

  1. Name of the person and the company making the offer;
  2. Address of the person and the company;
  3. Landline numbers of the person and the company (mobile phone numbers are difficult to trace); and
  4. SEC registration of the company stating they are eligible to take investments

If the person refused to give those information, better not to continue dealing with them. There’s a high chance the company and the investment program are a fraud.

Some additional things to remember:

  • Investment houses and financing companies with quasi-banking (QB) license and with SEC registered securities are the only ones allowed to offer investment instruments to more than 19 investors;
  • Only SEC registered persons (brokers/dealers/salesmen) may offer or sell registered securities to the public;
  • SEC company registration in itself DOES NOT automatically grant authority to sell investment instruments such as securities, bonds, commercial papers, etc. Here is a list of companies authorized by the SEC to accept investments from the public;
  • Don’t fall for people who give you promissory notes or post-dated checks as proof of your interest earnings. Those might be fake or contain insufficient funds. Scammers use this trick to show that they are supposedly genuine and paying.

If you encountered these people, report them to the:

SEC – Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Department (SEC-CED) at Phone No. (632)724-7650 or (632)727-2267 or the National Bureau of Investigation or the local police

Don’t let scammers scam you. Protect yourself and know what to do.

According to the SEC, if any person or persons approached or contacted you via email, phone, or any other means and offered you a ridiculously high return on your “investment” after a short period of time, protect yourself by asking for the following information first.

  1. Name of the person and the company making the offer;
  2. Address of the person and the company;
  3. Landline numbers of the person and the company (mobile phone numbers are difficult to trace); and
  4. SEC registration of the company stating they are eligible to take investments

If the person refused to give those information, better not to continue dealing with them. There’s a high chance the company and the investment program are a fraud.

Some additional things to remember:

  • Investment houses and financing companies with quasi-banking (QB) license and with SEC registered securities are the only ones allowed to offer investment instruments to more than 19 investors;
  • Only SEC registered persons (brokers/dealers/salesmen) may offer or sell registered securities to the public;
  • SEC company registration in itself DOES NOT automatically grant authority to sell investment instruments such as securities, bonds, commercial papers, etc. Here is a list of companies authorized by the SEC to accept investments from the public;
  • Don’t fall for people who give you promissory notes or post-dated checks as proof of your interest earnings. Those might be fake or contain insufficient funds. Scammers use this trick to show that they are supposedly genuine and paying.

If you encountered these people, report them to the:

SEC – Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Department (SEC-CED) at Phone No. (632)724-7650 or (632)727-2267 or the National Bureau of Investigation or the local police

The image below summarizes what the SEC wants you to do if you are faced in such a situation.

Report Scams in the Philippines

Don’t let scammers scam you. Protect yourself and know what to do.According to the SEC, if any person or persons approached or contacted you via email, phone, or any other means and offered you a ridiculously high return on your “investment” after a short period of time, protect yourself by asking for the following information first.

  1. Name of the person and the company making the offer;
  2. Address of the person and the company;
  3. Landline numbers of the person and the company (mobile phone numbers are difficult to trace); and
  4. SEC registration of the company stating they are eligible to take investments

If the person refused to give those information, better not to continue dealing with them. There’s a high chance the company and the investment program are a fraud.

Some additional things to remember:

  • Investment houses and financing companies with quasi-banking (QB) license and with SEC registered securities are the only ones allowed to offer investment instruments to more than 19 investors;
  • Only SEC registered persons (brokers/dealers/salesmen) may offer or sell registered securities to the public;
  • SEC company registration in itself DOES NOT automatically grant authority to sell investment instruments such as securities, bonds, commercial papers, etc. Here is a list of companies authorized by the SEC to accept investments from the public;
  • Don’t fall for people who give you promissory notes or post-dated checks as proof of your interest earnings. Those might be fake or contain insufficient funds. Scammers use this trick to show that they are supposedly genuine and paying.

If you encountered these people, report them to the:

SEC – Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Department (SEC-CED) at Phone No. (632)724-7650 or (632)727-2267 or the National Bureau of Investigation or the local police

The image below summarizes what the SEC wants you to do if you are faced in such a situation.

Report Scams in the Philippines

Don’t let scammers scam you. Protect yourself and know what to do.According to the SEC, if any person or persons approached or contacted you via email, phone, or any other means and offered you a ridiculously high return on your “investment” after a short period of time, protect yourself by asking for the following information first.

  1. Name of the person and the company making the offer;
  2. Address of the person and the company;
  3. Landline numbers of the person and the company (mobile phone numbers are difficult to trace); and
  4. SEC registration of the company stating they are eligible to take investments

If the person refused to give those information, better not to continue dealing with them. There’s a high chance the company and the investment program are a fraud.

Some additional things to remember:

  • Investment houses and financing companies with quasi-banking (QB) license and with SEC registered securities are the only ones allowed to offer investment instruments to more than 19 investors;
  • Only SEC registered persons (brokers/dealers/salesmen) may offer or sell registered securities to the public;
  • SEC company registration in itself DOES NOT automatically grant authority to sell investment instruments such as securities, bonds, commercial papers, etc. Here is a list of companies authorized by the SEC to accept investments from the public;
  • Don’t fall for people who give you promissory notes or post-dated checks as proof of your interest earnings. Those might be fake or contain insufficient funds. Scammers use this trick to show that they are supposedly genuine and paying.

If you encountered these people, report them to the:

SEC – Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Department (SEC-CED) at Phone No. (632)724-7650 or (632)727-2267 or the National Bureau of Investigation or the local police

The image below summarizes what the SEC wants you to do if you are faced in such a situation.

Report Scams in the Philippines

Don’t let scammers scam you. Protect yourself and know what to do.


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  • RR

    Be careful with a woman named GIRLIE SALVADOR. I ordered a phone from her. After sending her the payment on smart money via BDO, she asked for a photo of the receipt. I asked for a photo of the item and the receipt of shipping via LBC. She sent me one so I thought she was really a legit seller. She even have my name on the photo of the receipt. That was a Satuday. I was still able to contact her until Tuesday but after making 18 missed calls, she then made my calls forwarded then blocked me on facebook. I believe she is using another photo on her facebook account but that wasn’t her for sure because she sounded old than her photo. To you Ms. Girlie, who told me, “babae po ako at tao ako kausap”, ” wag kayong magalala maam kasi may tskot po ako sa Diyos”, be careful of what you sow because what you will reap will be more than what you did to us. I just hope you will come to encounter God as a real Savior and not just your word decorator to scam. God bless you.

  • Scammer alert: Paulo Pobre Palmaria from Tarlac City, Tarlac. Psychopathic swindler ito. Nangangakong ibabalik yung ninakaw niya via online scam as a bogus seller gamit ang OLX (dating Sulit.ph) ang plataporma pagkatapos umamin. Puro pangako lang at walang gawa. Nanakawan ako ng P4000 nito.

  • ScamVictim

    Beware of this fucking fraudster named EUGENE TAGUM DIZON from Sta. Clara, Sta. Maria, Bulacan. This man is fucking scammer claiming that he was a victim of scam and demanding you to do a cash on delivery (COD) transaction. He cheated me and after I sent the item, he never replied to all my texts. I warned him and he never listen. Now, I concluded that he is really a scammer and I became a victim of fraud activity again. Please beware and never do the same thing if this guy contact you.

  • Mhia Mergel

    Paano magreport at saan ? Korean guy sya .. Almost 70,000 nakuha nya ksama na mga utang nya sa mga kaibgan ko .. Iphone6plus at ipad air ko nkasanla dahil sa knya pati ung motor ko .. Paano ko mababawi lhat un ? Please someone help me .. Please ..

  • Angel2016

    Beware:
    Olx name : mary
    Category : selling pets
    Facebook name 1 : mary anne pineda
    Facebook name 2 : ruby ann arapiles dejan ( eto yung nag claim sa lbc)
    Bumili ako ng puppy sa kanya nov 15.2016 binayaran ko thru lbc kasama shipping total : 4k kasi dito ako sa leyte nung nakuha niya yung pera hindi na nagparamdam.. Kaya ingat kayo sa taong to.. Minadali pa akong ihulog ang pera kaya pala…

  • levi olivo

    I bought phones thru online on this facebook page account” SECOND HAND GADGETS”. I made payment or wired money worth 30,420 to Mimbel Pangantihon, but the seller is a scammer. The tracking number provided by the seller does not exist or cannot be track and i was blocked on her account.

  • Jelica Atienza

    So I was browsing sa ebay to buy a new phone and I saw this ad na napakatoto ng description and meron daw silang physical store sa palawan. Binantayan ko muna hanggang naubos na yung mga phone na binebenta niya coz meron sold na nakalagay at may bumili so akala ko talaga legit seller siya. Nagmessage ako sakanya at hiningi address niya, hanggang nakapagbayad ako sa Palawan Express Pera Padala. Sabi niya sa palawan daw sila nakabase pero kinuha yung pera sa caloocan! Pagkatapos non di na siya nagreply sakin!!!!

    BEWARE!
    name of register shop on ebay : cmd_shop143
    address: north national highway brgy tiniguiban puerto prinsesa palawan, ph
    name: LORENZO MADERAZO ABAD / CHRISTOPHER GABON