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KarenCork
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Misuse of Richard Branson's name

I have serious issues with people using a well known name to catch people in their web of deceit! Does Mr Branson even know about it. I tried reporting to Facebook. Have all documented on Word if anyone interested -link (in red) for the "article"

http://newsbreaktoday.com/beforeitstrending/sa/db/fb-au-richard-branson-article/index.html?voluumdat... 

Posted on Facebook on 8th October 2016

BREAKING NEWS!

Richard Branson Reveals Easy Work At Home Trick (Quit your job in 30 days!)


South Africans Are Using This to Make $350/day On Average And Quitting Their Jobs!

 
08/10/2016

(Even the FB, Twitter, etc likes are all false and take you straight to a video by Walter Green)

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I'm sure that his Bransonship would be delighted to know that you are looking out for him. But he has no role in the management of Virgin Media which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Global - a US cable TV and ISP conglomerate. They use the name Virgin Media and his image under a long licence.

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I thought Richard Branson still retained at least a several percent share of VM?.

 

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I am not so much looking out for him as for other people who get hooked into something that is very risky or even a scam! But thanks anyway for setting me straight. My aim is to warn people not to fall for this kind of media useage of a well known persona for their own gain.

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Yeah ive just seen this on the yahoo website its disgraceful - no wonder I never use Yahoo!

Its binary options which are an extremely easy way to lose a lot of money.

The saddest part are all the idiots who are posting that its a great idea and dont have the sense to plonk the title into google to see its a scam!
If you check the so called facebook replies you can see its a constructed page and not real as well!

People will never learn and the con men just get richer!

http://fb-social-news.com/pages/latest/sir-richard-branson/?kwd=&mt=&qw=&adid=32600019233&cr=3260001...

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I believe this post really sheds light on what is happening and how customers are baited by get-rich-quick schemes:
http://www.binaryscamalerts.com/richard-branson-fake-news-binary-options-scam-review-cnn-facebook/

 

 

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Re: Misuse of Richard Branson's name


pjones123 wrote:

I believe this post really sheds light on what is happening and how customers are baited by get-rich-quick schemes:
http://www.binaryscamalerts.com/richard-branson-fake-news-binary-options-scam-review-cnn-facebook/

 

 


Its a shame sites like that have to exist, some people are just too stupid :/

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Here's another one to add to the list: https://www.msn.com/en-gb/money/news/facebook-scams-how-to-stay-safe/ar-AAvd4rR?li=AA54rU&ocid=spart...







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@Dave606 Sir Richard Branson retains a 3% per cent stake in the company, which has a 30-year brand licensing agreement with his Virgin Group.
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