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Do u get ur 50 pound deposit back ? I payed by PayPal so I think they can’t hack me right
I actually got my deposit back because I paid them the £50 over the phone using my credit card. When I checked my credit card statement, I realised that UR Models use PAYPAL to process their payments. The transaction had been recorded as PAYPAL FASHION STUDIO. So, I rang paypal and explained that I had been scammed. Paypal escalated the situation and asked them to respond to my claim within 7 days. Next day after contacting paypal, they (paypal) sent me an email saying the money had been refunded. YOU NEED TO MOVE FAST! Also, mention to paypal that they are scammers. Eventually paypal will refuse to process their payments.
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(Original post by Zcdzvdzv)
Do u get ur 50 pound deposit back ? I payed by PayPal so I think they can’t hack me right
I actually got my deposit back because I paid them the £50 over the phone using my credit card. When I checked my credit card statement, I realised that UR Models use PAYPAL to process their payments. The transaction had been recorded as PAYPAL FASHION STUDIO. So, I rang paypal and explained that I had been scammed. Paypal escalated the situation and asked them to respond to my claim within 7 days. Next day after contacting paypal, they (paypal) sent me an email saying the money had been refunded. YOU NEED TO MOVE FAST if you want a refund.
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Please is xenon Models real????they just took £2000 poinds off me fir mh 6 year old.
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Please is xenon Models real????they just took £2000 poinds off me fir mh 6 year old.
They are fake
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Ur models and New York fashion do not ask you to bring a bank card how ridiculous is that you take a payment slip from your email and they refund you on the day as if ppl do not turn up they have wasted time and money you book a tattoo you pay a deposit do you think they refund you if you do not turn up they dont most of what I have read on is either ignorance or stupidity as if a company asks you to bring along a credit card or bank card most comments on here are pure stupidity or sour grapes because some people don't make it so it's more someone being disgruntled or no clear understanding of what modelling involves yes there are bogus companies ur models is not one of them my daughter earns very good money now through her involvement with ur models my advice don't listen to most of the fools on here thev are clearly ignorant
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Personally if they're asking for money before they put you on the books i wouldn't risk it however if it's a small monthly representation fee it would seem legit
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Could you tell me your personal testimony ? I paid them £500 today.. if this is such a scam then I won't be able to live with myself. It's literally all the money I had and I did it because they convinced me I could make it back with one job.
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Wait today ?? I came for a shoot today and I passed and they said that . At about 4pm
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Any agency that asks you for money upfront is as a scam. Period.
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Could you tell me your personal testimony ? I paid them £500 today.. if this is such a scam then I won't be able to live with myself. It's literally all the money I had and I did it because they convinced me I could make it back with one job.
Ur models offered me a test shoot but I cba to go as I had other offers from legit agencies looks like I made a smart decision as I now have a healthy modelling career
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Got contacted too by Xenox models regarding my son.Very common mistake having paid the £50 deposit fee and even booked train tickets to London to attend the photo shoot.Thanks God i googled them after reading the porfolio/contract and all the fees to pay and how expensive the photo shoot photos would cost me,i realized that could be a scam.No genuine model agency makes you pay for photos,etc at all.I went to my bank today to cancel my debit card,cancelled train tickets and gave them a call just to get my £50back.The guy who phoned me yesterday then put me through the financial department(a lady who yesterday played the role of manager)and agreed to refund me the money back.As i cancelled my card before this phone call i hope to get my refund through.Thanks Heavens i didnt sign anything!They make you confirm that you have read the whole porfolio/contract and didnt do that either or taking my boy to London for a 4hour shoot that would have ended in me paying a lot of money.The whole thing is a shame for genuine talent/beauty out there as we can not trust model agencies anymore.I wonder if the solution is to go to the Top ones(Elite,Premier,etc) and give them a go.I hope all of you manage to get the money back.
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hey did you find out anything?
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hey did you find out anything?
Got my money refunded the day after but then a week later the same lady called me to remind me of my appointment???I told her she cancelled already and got my money back.It felt like they are pushing you to go even if they confirm the cancelled appointment.All very weird.Thanks God i googled them before atending the photo shoot.Be careful people and dont pay anything in advance.
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