MN TOBACCO CC
42 Luttig Street, Pretoria West
Gauteng, 0183, South Africa
Registration #: 2011/048774/23
VAT #: 4720260779
Skype ID: smith8144
Tel: +27 (0) 834761255
Fax: +27 (0) 864597199
I recently placed an order with MN Tobacco. They demanded to make the payment through Western Union and I did.
After a few days with no reply I finally got a track&trace code. They used this shipping company called www.unictrans.com - all seemed legit but I had a strange feeling about this.
I was able to trace the shipment through the website, final destination being The Netherlands.But the shipment was in transit in London for 3 days than I recieved an email claming I must pay an insurance fee worth 95% of the value of the shipment and this "fee" would be refunded on delivery.
Now I know how insurance works and this is not it. I suspect this shipment company is just a part of the scam MN Tobacco company is playing.
I also contacted the UK Customs at Heathrow airport, where the shipment is supposed to be in transit, and they told me what I basically already knew. Ofcourse they don't charge this type of "insurance" fee.
Alan Yinko is the person I spoke at this so called company, he doesn´t give me a decent reply to my messages whatsoever. The company seemed legit, but I probably lost my money. Hopefully I´ll be able to work something out with my creditcard company and their insurance policy.
|Crime Date/Time:||25 Nov 2015, 00:11 AM|
|Reported Date:||8 Jan 2016, 01:01 AM|