Peoplefinders.com is a scam! Do not use!


I used Peoplefinders.com to find a phone number for me.I was under the impression it was only going to cost $0.95.

They ended up charging me and extra $0.95 to email it to me and then a hidden charge of $24.95 for not canceling a trial I did not know I had. When I called them to ask politley and nicely after I said I was happy with their service but wanted the charges I did not use or want or know of to be taken off, they said it was completely impossible. I called my credit card company to dispute the unautorized charge so we shall see if they can do anything for me. I hate it when people are devious.

SHAME ON YOU PEOPLEFINDERS!Where is your integrity?

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review #195990 by honestperspective
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Matthew

Aug 03 #1015136 Schenectady, New York

same thing i was charged.95cents. then today on my credit card statement i was charged 24.95 this is cray and you cant get your money back

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Anonymous

Jun 29 #1001430 Salt Lake City, Utah

Peoplefinders.com are a fraudglant company and need to be stopped! They put peoples lives in danger.

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Anonymous

Apr 08 #969349

Its unbelievable they get away with it, 3 days! with a busy schedule if you miss their email you are screwed. 99 cents turned out to be the most expensive 99 cents I ever spent. peoples finder hung up on my bank representative when she asked for supervisor to dispute. CROOKS

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Anonymous

Feb 27 #951732 Greensboro, North Carolina

I signed up for the .95 unlimited 3 day trial. You can cancel in three days or they bill you 24.95. Nearly every number I did a reverse lookup on came back as "no information". This is a total scam. I cancelled immediately and will watch my credit card account closely.
I was in such a hurry I feel *** for not first searching for reviews on peoplefinders. Lesson learned!

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rae

Feb 23 #949777 Seminole, Florida

is not honest There info is very outdated likes years. I had family members DEAD that showed as living 5 yrs later. Save your money go somewhere else. same trial trick its called switch and bait

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seekingjoy

Sep 10, 2014 #868451

use debit cards, go to bank, file complaint, get money back immediately, unless you did have a contract, they got to fight you in court!

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vlad

Jul 03, 2014 #835474 Fort Worth, Texas

they still operate and doing the same scamming. they took 24.95 from my debit card even though I canceled the payment, I saw it while checking my money. now I'm trying to call but I get no signal on my phone to speak to someone to dispute the payment. how can this company operate for years through scamming and nothing is getting done? I personally don't know who to call to get them in court, but maybe you guys know.

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Anon

Apr 22, 2014 #808055

@ honestperspective - the only reason you used this service was to get a private number. Otherwise you wouldn't need this service. Stalker.

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Anonymous

Feb 27 #951734 Greensboro, North Carolina

I think my son is buying and selling and I am checking the numbers and gathering all the facts I can before I take action. Call me stalker if you want. When I confront him, I want evidence in my hands.

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edpow

Oct 23, 2013 #732123

These people suck. I found exactly who I wanted a phone number for to report a death of a relative and they sent me every friggin name except the one I needed. Never again, people finder. You friggers are total scammers. ***.

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Anonymous

Oct 17, 2013 #730355

there are never any free lunches

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Punkin

Oct 02, 2013 #724353

I can't even get a good # for them to complain; the # listed on their web page is not a working#. Does anyone have a good # for them? :sigh :sigh :sigh

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sheryl

Jul 25, 2013 #687310

I also got taken in by the $.96 deal. They have been withdrawing $24.95 from my bank account for 7 months. I did not catch this because I had no idea I had been signed up. I canceled the account online because their customer service will not let you talk to a real person. So far they have not responded. My bank said to give them 10 days to correct this. Will change debit card if they do not stop. I'm out alot of money.

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Anonymous

Apr 08 #969352

that's horrible, they hung up on my bank representative, I caught it because my funds are low but if not for that I would of been in your shoes. dam crooks they are, I lost mu aunts # in New Jersey, shes old so no facebook , so I tried this service. I regret it.

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sessa

May 29, 2013 #657505 Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Most of you clearly don't understand the definition of a scam. Incurring additional charges because you didn't read what you were agreeing to DOESN'T MAKE IT A SCAM!! Take responsibility for YOUR mistakes.

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b2rad4u

Sep 08, 2013 #713726 Albany, Georgia

Ya..it is a scam when the fine print at the bottom doesn't make sense to most of us and they mislead us to believe its only 95c with no reoccurring fee's. Just cuz you think you know it all and are high all mighty don't try to justify a company that takes advantage of peoples needs and wants. CLEARLY sessa, your review doesn't mean s**t to anyone on here. Hope it happens to you one day..sure as *** wouldn't get any sympathy from me or even the other reviewers on here. Have great day! Oh if you read the fine print to my comment, it actually says "have a shi**y". Oh that's right you didn't see the fine print.

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Anonymous

Aug 13, 2014 #855849

dear rad,
It's just another ahole feeling smug because an honest person got
ripped offf.

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edpow

Oct 23, 2013 #732124

Scamming is also paying for a product and getting *** for a result. I understand quite clearly what a scam is and THIS IS IT. Does people finder have you shills looking all over the internet to post *** posts like this.

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Rich v

Mar 23, 2013 #627268

:eek :sigh :( Thats bcause all u ppl who posted on here dont use their service for work, it serves no purpose just to look up a buddy or some old flame ur still in love with after she dumped u 10 yrs ago.Lol. If ur in the Real Estate business like I am & u need to find ppl $24.95 is a steal for when u reach important leads to buy perspective properties.

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