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 [Sticky] TRANSLATOR SCAMMERS DIRECTORY João Roque Dias
Feb 17
12 1934 João Roque Dias
Oct 16
 [Sticky] Some tools for detecting scams and risk management Jared Tabor
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May 3, 2011
4 6603 Enrique Cavalitto
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Jul 5, 2012
 Edward Mahana, the translation thief    ( 1... 2) philgoddard
Feb 9
25 3667 philgoddard
Oct 23
 Scammers/impersonators: fighting back?    ( 1... 2) BabelOn-line
Oct 15
16 865 jyuan_us
Oct 16
 Scam: Robert D. (lucytranceden@gmail.com)    ( 1... 2) Grace Shalhoub
Oct 2
19 1281 Joakim Braun
Oct 15
 A list of false "pro looking" email addresses used by scammers Catherine GUILLIAUMET
Feb 9, 2012
4 1519 Zilola
Oct 6
 Does this sound like another scam? Thomas Shou
Aug 15
13 1319 Kamila Sławińska
Oct 3
 Are these scams? Ronnie J Rigdon
Sep 30
4 537 Alison Jenner
Sep 30
 Possible harvesting of CVs: I got a feeling.....    ( 1... 2) Eric CM
Sep 13
23 1500 Paweł Hamerski
Sep 16
 Probable Scam Henry Hinds
Sep 5
12 1208 Ginnett Zabala
Sep 12
 THE TRANSLATOR SCAMMERS' PLAGUE - ONLINE SURVEY João Roque Dias
Sep 8
2 432 João Roque Dias
Sep 9
 Potential scam amatsyuk
Sep 4
0 119 amatsyuk
Sep 4
 Beware of a new "student" scam!    ( 1, 2, 3... 4) Gudrun Wolfrath
Sep 21, 2011
46 10915 Tony M
Sep 3
 Pervasive requests for Sex Ed translations Tami Newberry
Aug 29
5 688 Sheila Wilson
Aug 30
 Beware of 'Riham' Language Met (Languagemet)    ( 1, 2... 3) Anna Mattsson
Mar 15, 2013
31 7647 Yolanda Broad
Aug 29
 Does this look like a scam?    ( 1... 2) Susana E. Cano Méndez
Aug 28
20 1322 Susana E. Cano Méndez
Aug 29
 Got a new request today for translation of an article (Well known scam by now) Didier Devynck
Aug 5
9 991 João Roque Dias
Aug 15
 Job Inquiry without Company Info. seika
Aug 11
11 749 seika
Aug 13
 Chris Wilson CJW Translations Ltd.    ( 1, 2... 3) Stanislava Adamcová Balajová MBA
Jun 18
42 3688 Iuliana Bozkurt
Aug 6
 Rick Johnson Possible Scam Didier Devynck
Jul 12
12 961 investigatrix
Aug 1
 Beware Alex A Kozlov
Jul 30
1 357 Nicole Coesel
Jul 30
 Email scam targeting translators    ( 1, 2, 3... 4) Alexandre Khalimov
Jan 7
49 12247 Christian Siege
Jul 27
 Asking for a scam directory in Proz Tanguy Przybylski
Jul 24
6 748 Tanguy Przybylski
Jul 25
 Overpayment SCAM from Egyptian guy    ( 1... 2) SaoriK
Nov 27, 2013
16 1822 Natalie
Jul 21
 a crook is usurping my full (Proz) CV to solicit clients SwissTell
Mar 28
3 1073 João Roque Dias
Jul 21
 A scam? Thayenga
Jul 18
6 865 Maxi Schwarz
Jul 19
 How can I trust in this new client? Leonel Acuna
Jul 18
3 486 Thayenga
Jul 19
 Scam: Maya Rigo (mayarigo1@gmail.com) emaleu
Jul 11
4 633 João Roque Dias
Jul 14
 Do you speak English? You're hired! Marilena Berca
Jul 10
9 905 María González
Jul 11
 Anyone else has received this email?    ( 1... 2) Gemma Cuni Vidal
Jun 10
15 1569 B D Finch
Jul 10
 Filling out W9 for unknown agencies Mariana Rodriguez
Jul 8
5 521 Katalin Horváth McClure
Jul 10
 Scammer using my email. limingpals
Jul 8
4 560 João Roque Dias
Jul 8
 Free "trial assignment" after 770-word "translation tests" Margarida Martins
Jul 7
4 646 Orrin Cummins
Jul 8
 Scammers and non-payers    ( 1... 2) Linda Lindstrom
Mar 2
15 1543 José Henrique Lamensdorf
Jun 22
 Overpayment scam alert / Fake check khaf
Jun 18
2 361 khaf
Jun 19
 Is payment by cheque *ever* not a scam?    ( 1... 2) JaneD
Nov 10, 2011
15 2374 Angie Garbarino
Jun 10
 LANGUAGE MET CV SCAMMERS HERBET Abel
Jun 8
3 625 Tomás Cano Binder, CT
Jun 8
 Scam on selling a survey HERBET Abel
Jun 8
2 496 Thayenga
Jun 8
 Possible scam address found in blueboard and online Jeff Whittaker
Jun 4
2 537 Jeff Whittaker
Jun 4
 Job scam quick guide: it's a scam if... DLyons
Jun 2
6 724 DLyons
Jun 3
 Lovely „Monica Lawrence” lee roth
Apr 2
2 573 Robert Rietvelt
May 27
 Agency continues to ask for "sample translations" for "big upcoming project" which never happens    ( 1... 2) Pamela Avalos
May 22
27 2178 Pamela Avalos
May 26
 Scammer - Dr.Hernandez lee roth
May 21
6 788 Alexander Demyanov
May 24
 Contract that asks for your bank details    ( 1... 2) Susana E. Cano Méndez
May 8
20 1351 Susana E. Cano Méndez
May 24
 SCAM ALERT: Freelancers and agencies, please beware of a scammer impersonating real translators    ( 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10... 11) Lucia Leszinsky
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Aug 8, 2012
153 51762 Paweł Hamerski
May 21
 How do you spot a possible fraud? S_A_DL
May 14
8 554 Alejandro Cavalitto
SITE STAFF
May 15
 Languagemet    ( 1, 2, 3... 4) Sandra Malo Jarque
May 9, 2013
46 10575 Enrique Chi
May 14
 A scam, or a darker scam? njweatherdon
May 11
13 1077 Woodstock
May 13
 Agency asking contract to be sent online and by common mail, with both scanned and by hand signature joaogabr1elp
May 12
9 915 Łukasz Gos-Furmankiewicz
May 12
 Global Speech ...Azul B. Scam Salvador Padilla Vargas
May 7
2 466 João Roque Dias
May 8
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