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Default Validation method for (scam) residency services

I recently contacted few companies to ask for PS and IV practice services. I found few of them acting very fishy. I later found that few other people posted comments on those companies, namely "training 4 residency".

I found a method to check how these companies manage their website and I think that its a good proxy for how transparent and honest they are. (I'm not evaluating their services, just checking if they don't want to rob you!)

here is an example:
if you check the website on scamadviser, you can get the following info:

Website: training4residency.com

Domain Age: 2 Years, 355 Days [!!!!!!!!RED FLAG!!!!!!!!!!!]
Website Speed: Very Fast

Owner: Domain Privacy Group
Owner Address: 10 Corporate Drive Suite 300
Owner City: Burlington [!!!!!!!!RED FLAG!!!!!!!!!!! different from the address they claim in their Skype]
Owner Postcode: 01803
Phone Number: 16027165339
Phone Type: geographic :Phoenix, AZ Qwest Corporation
Email:

Owner Country : Hidden [!!!!!!!!RED FLAG!!!!!!!!!!!]
Website Location : United States
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Alert Result: The owner of the website is using a service to hide their identity [!!!!!!!!RED FLAG!!!!!!!!!!!]

Analysis Details:-

This site is using an anonymous service - which prevents us from identifying the site owner. This can sometimes be just so that the owner does not receive spam, but be aware that many scam sites use this as a method to hide their identify. If this is an ecommerce site - we would suggest you confirm the business address with the website owners.

hope it helps!
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Wow

What a loser you are. I bet you went unmatched since you have so much time and you will go unmatched again.

Also you right just like your other friend mahdi unless you are the same person
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you lost your bet brother, I'm applying this year for the 1st time

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Wow

What a loser you are. I bet you went unmatched since you have so much time and you will go unmatched again.

Also you right just like your other friend mahdi unless you are the same person
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I just checked your old posts man and you only had 5 posts with 5/5 in defense for this company. interesting!
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Difficult to find good advice on these concerns. If you have any interest, reach out to me and we can discuss
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Thank you. I just checked your website and it's good that you made it clear and transparent.

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Difficult to find good advice on these concerns. If you have any interest, reach out to me and we can discuss
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just wanted to keep this in the first page, since its the HOT season
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