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Laredo Marketing INC.
Phone: (866) 784-2666 1625 Buffalo Ave**Retunred Mail, Niagara Falls, NY 14303 ! There is an alert on Laredo Marketing INC. !
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Factors that lowered the rating for Laredo Marketing INC. include:
- BBB concerns with the industry in which this business operates
- BBB does not have sufficient information to determine how long this business has been operating
- Failure to respond to 1 complaint filed against business
- 1 serious complaint filed against business
- BBB does not have sufficient background information on this business
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
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SECRET SHOPPER WORK-AT-HOME COMPANIES
Industry TipsMystery Shopper/Secret Shopper Work At Home Schemes
THIS LOCATION IS NOT BBB ACCREDITED
1625 Buffalo Ave**Retunred Mail
Niagara Falls, NY 14303 (866) 784-2666 Directions
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The BBB is currently receiving complaints from consumers who received an unsolicited check in the mail from Laredo Marketing. After depositing the check and sending money back to the company as instructed, the bank notified the consumers that the check was fraudulent. Additional information on Secret Shopping can be found below in the Industry Tips section of this Business Review.
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Problems with Product/Service
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Complaint: This is a secret shopper service, I received the information, called them and did everything as instructedThey sent me a check for 1,880.65, I was to keep 250.65 as my pay, was given 50.00 for ***** and 50.00 for ** ***, I was also told to western union to 1,400.00 to a designated person and address they gave me the information for and the amount to western union the money. I talked to the person after completing the task and filled out the servery. Once I completed the task they reversed the check they sent me, putting my bank account in the negative.
Desired Settlement: I would just like the money put back in so my account so it is not in the negative and the amount to cover the fee's . My account is on the verge of being closed due to this matter and this will affect me credit having my account in the negative.
BBB's Final Determination: Business failed to respond to the BBB to resolve or address the complaint issues.