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Cheap Home Security Systems For Sale Scam: How It Works

(with video below) Cheap home security systems and fake products. One of the biggest scams around this month is the Home Security System or Alarm System scam.

You get a visit from a well-dressed gentleman who shows you his card as a representative of a reputable security company in town. Reporting an increasing number of house robberies in your specific neighborhood, the salesman has an offer for you. He will get you a top of the line alarm system for a very good price, only available for a limited time. The system, he says, will be connected to local police stations and ambulance centers. How does the scam work?

Watch the video below to see the Cheap Home Security Systems scam exposed:

Cheap Home Security Systems Scam

Don't fall for this scam, as the alarm system will be cheap and worthless. They are probably bought on Amazon on eBay and manufactured in China. Not that the Chinese products are all bad, but in this particular case the system won't work for too long.

The visitor will have a pressure sales pitch that is tailored to whatever questions and concerns you might have.

 

Cheap Home Security Systems Scam: How To Avoid

Always ask for proof of a license to sell and to send you all details in writing, including price and warranty. Tell them you'll contact them later, if you decide to buy. If it is really genuine, the literature will arrive from the reputable company, but it's more likely you'll never hear anything more.

 

Cheap Home Security Systems Scam: How To Report

Make your family and friends aware of this scam by sharing it on social media using the buttons provided. You can also officially report the scammers to the Federal Trade Commission using the link below:

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