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This business has no rating because it is out of business.
Per information obtained from consumers, this company is advertising money to lend in newspapers across the country. Respondents to the ads are advised that money is available, however, a fee must be paid in advance to cover insurance for the loan. The advanced fee is to be sent to Canada by Western Union. Consumers report that after forwarding the fee, the loan was never received.
The BBB has learned that the FBI has a task force reviewing advanced fee loan scams. Consumers who have sent money to this company are encouraged to provide copies of all materials relating to the offer directly to the FBI, Attention: Finance Crimes Squad Supervisor, 477 Michigan, 26TH Floor, Detroit, MI 48226.
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Mail sent by the BBB to the addresses listed for the company have been returned marked by the Post Office "No Such Street or Number."
According to the United States Post Office, the addresses provided for this firm of 1244 Union Street and 1721 Burgess Avenue in Lansing Michigan are ficticious; there are no such streets as Union or Burgess located in Lansing, MI.BBB file opened: 07/16/2002Business started: 01/01/2002
Contact InformationPrincipal: Mr. James Shepherd Ms. Andrea Kelly Mr. Jim Launder Mr. Peter Russell Ms. Tasha Shaw Mr. Mike Simmons Mr. Daniel Simpson Mr. Adam Spelling Ms. Andrea Stone Mr. William Sullivan Ms. Suzanne Summer Ms. Suzanne Summers Mr. Ronal Welsh Mr. David Yormark
Advance Fee Brokers
Products & Services
According to information obtains from consumers, the company is allegedly offering an advanced-fee loan.
Alternate Business NamesLansing Financial, Affordable Lending Group, Adam Spelling Investments, Landmark, Select Finance, Oakdale Financial, Trans South Financial Services, Century Insurance, Oak Hill Financial Services, Alliance Trust, Klein Financial Services, Klien Financial Services, Check Free Financial Services, Evergreen Insurance, Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance, Royal Sun Alliance, Indiana Financial Services, Edmund Financial, Spelling Investments, United Funding Group, United Funding, Leading Lending Financial Group
Industry TipsAdvance Fee Loans
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