But she did say: “You get what you pay for on that site, so the price does reflect the quality.” How Is It Even Getting Here?
Ten days later, I was getting antsy because I couldn’t track a package without the identity of the shipping company. 11, I submitted a support ticket on Rosegal.com, requesting the status of my coat.
This type of scam is based on the same idea - a young lady is looking for a soul mate abroad.
The scammers make money by asking for: Very often, the Travel scammers use falsified visas, passports, tickets, and other documents to create an appearance of legitimate travel arrangements Thousands of foreigners already became a victim of this scam.
A good thing about Travel scammers is that they are very easy to detect if any .
We would recommend the same due diligence checks to detect them.
The Translation Scams, on the other hand, are pretty specific to Ukraine alone.
A blogger named Sarah at My Small Rayof purchased a swimming suit from the site and was satisfied with her order.
In an email exchange with me, Sarah had this to say about her order from Rosegal: “I actually had no problems with my order!
The problem here — I’ll elaborate later — is that Rosegal doesn’t mention what company does its shipping. There is no cofounder story, stylist blog or employee found on Linked In.
I ran the confirmation numbers through tracking websites of a few major shipping companies: Fed Ex, UPS and DHL. Red flags started popping up, so I immediately Googled “rosegal scam,” and posts began popping up everywhere. After going through several search terms, I didn’t find much useful information.
We loosely classify RDSs into two groups: 1) Travel scams and 2) all others.
The main theme of the scam is that someone (be it a young women or a young men) contacts a potential victim on a dating site, quickly involves the potential victim into romantic online-relationship, and then asks the potential victim for financial assistance with arranging a person meeting.
The company responded to me on the same day, but this time it gave me the name of the shipping company, a tracking number and a website address.