Consumer reviews and reports on scam companies, bad products and services
Options Credit Services Canada Ltd. Options Credit Canada Ltd. Worthless $15,000.00 licenses Chilliwack, British Columbia
29th of Jan, 2013 by User196561
Options Credit sells "branch offices" or "licenses" for $15,000.00. The idea is that the company operates across Canada and needs a local presence in your city. The pitch is based on all, or some, of the following features: 1. No cold calling or selling; 2. Expectation of revenue over $50,000.00 per year; 3. Full training and support; 4. Options supplies internet and live telephone leads: 5. Your own website; 6. License Buy Back at full price after 12 months. If this sounds to good to be true, trust your gut. It probably is! I have tracked down 16 licensees to date, spoke to most of them, and there are plenty of angry and dissapointed people out there. Most of the people I spoke to have the same story. They pay the money, and get the training. The leads during training look great, but the leads they actually receive are stale, and often don't have accurate contact information. Nobody I spoke to ever received a live telephone lead. Of every licensee I spoke with, not a single person said they successfully signed up a client using the leads they received. After a couple of months the leads dwindle and eventually dry up completely. The people who bought a license early on did get the website, but these soon dissapeared, nobody who signed on during the past year seems to have gotten a website at all. The licensee tries for a while, until they realize this is not working out as promised. Suddenly Don no longer answers the phone or returns their phone calls. Eventually, the licensee puts up their hands and says I've lost my money but I'm too embarrissed to do anything about it or they file a lawsuit. If they file a lawsuit they eventually get a judgement but Don tells the court that Options Credit is insolvent, so he can't pay the judgement. Nobody I spoke to was successful in getting their money back after the one year was up as promised. Here are a few facts you need to know about Don Antle and Options Credit: 1. Don Antle had business dealings with some pretty famous fraudsters in the past. Do some research on Gary Moss and Hal McLeod. He's been associated with both of these guys in previous businesses. 2. Don Antle was charged with operating one of the largest grow ops in BC history. These charges were dismissed but you should read the news stories about this and draw your own conclusions. 3. Don Antle has been sued by at least one investor in Options Credit, at least three licensees, and at least one customer. There are also plenty of lawsuits regarding former businesses and other personal dealings. Before you pay $15,000.00, do some research of your own about Don Antle and Options Credit. Here are some good places to start: 1. Search Don Antle and Options Credit on Ripoff.com. There are now at least three postings up from licensees who lost their money; 2. Go to the Justice Department Website in BC. Search for Don Antle, Karen Antle, and Options Credit under their civil search section. The link is below. You can see names for free, but you'll need to pay 6.00 each to view the documents. You can view them all for much less than $15,000.00, and they make for some interesting reading. 3. Google "Don Antle Grow Op" and read the news stories that come up. 4. Go to the link below and read about another scam Don was implicated in. Pay particular attention to his partners here, and do some research on them. Remember when your mother used to say "birds of a feather flock together." If you're still interested in buying a license after you've done the due dilliegence I've suggested, I wish you the best of luck. I'm no expert, I'm just a guy who lost some money, and didn't make a dime. Maybe you'll get rich, anything is possible!

Post your Comment

Complaint Details


Get new code


 

Recently Updated Reports

2
3 days ago by User79324
Qmax watch - scam
got charged $95. for a FREE watch... asked to pay 5.99 shipping. Did that with my visa debit card...
3
3 days ago by emalee
American Insurance Life - Major scam
This company is a complete scam. Believe nothing they tell you. Ever. First, they send you an...
4
3 days ago by michael cain
WFH international Scottsdale - WFH international Scottsdale, AZ. I have no name or ph....
contact your bank card division/ fraud complaint section my bank is working on that very fraud as...
5
4 days ago by Hue
Dr Mark Choe - Ripoff
My mother went to Dr Choe to have her teeth implanted (costed her almost $4000). He took out the...
6
5 days ago by spamers
The Journal (with Joan Lunden) American Artists...
(561) 988-9616 A New number and more SPAM!!!
7
5 days ago by mohiudin
experience-international - experience-international Steve Worboys Avoid Like the...
Experience International are to be held responsible for any dispute related to their recommended...
8
5 days ago by cherienoel
rabin research company - fraudulent check
I too received the Cashiers check for $1740 with all the same instructions except Dennis'...
9
7 days ago by Kevin fleming
Kevin Fleming Grupo Mariana Lies and Deceptions are...
British Columbia Supreme Court Grants Kevin Fleming Permission to Serve Defendants Online. On...
10
7 days ago by queensbury resident
maxwellkbc and kitchen dimensions of saratoga springs is a rip off - Steve Jackoski inflated prices after leaning that i...
This man is on the Queensbury Zoning board. People like this need to removed from positions of...
     

User Registration

Already a ScamExposure.com member? Log in now.
Username
E-mail address
Password
 
Get new code

User Registration

A confirmation email was sent to "".
To confirm your account, please click the link in the message.

If you don't see the email in your Inbox, please check your Spam box.

User Login

Not a member of ScamExposure.com? Register now.
E-mail address
Password
Forgot your password?
E-mail address
Back
Loading, please wait...
Your password has been sent to the specified email address. Log in