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Old 11-23-2010, 12:08 AM
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Default Never Pay Up Front Fees

I just wanted to send a quick note to everyone that reads this. Do not ever pay up front fees for any kind of loan service. If you are reading this it's probably because you are thinking of doing so. Any company that is worth it's weight will not ask for upfront fees. There are several companies, many in the top search results that will try to bait you into paying them for services before they are rendered. I high warn you to stay way. Run don't walk from these companies. There are companies out there that will work for free, or at no obligation to you.
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Old 03-14-2011, 03:02 PM
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Default Re: Never Pay Up Front Fees

or upfront fees on so-called prizes like a free trip!
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Old 03-17-2011, 12:42 AM
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Absolutely! We often lose business to firms that require up-front fees and we try so hard to explain to prospects that these firms have no interest in actually delivering them commercial capital.
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Old 03-28-2011, 01:13 PM
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Default Re: Never Pay Up Front Fees

Most times there are offers of great success on businesses. Who would not want that? We all seek anything from business to work to selling.. we would go after those just to have good incomes. But never get yourself into scams. Do not join something that asks you for a fee. It is usually fraud.
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Old 03-29-2011, 10:34 AM
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Default Re: Never Pay Up Front Fees

Except for mortgages?
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Old 04-14-2011, 04:49 PM
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Default Re: Never Pay Up Front Fees

That doesn't sound like a legit company that's going to ask your for upfront service charges.
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Old 06-24-2011, 08:15 AM
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Often these firms promise you a loan and say you have been accepted then take your money and you never see the loan . . surprise surprise.
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Old 06-28-2011, 11:58 AM
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This is extremely true, never pay upfront fees as this is a bad sign
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Old 08-07-2011, 06:18 PM
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although sometimes I have had to pay some upfront fees and have been fine with the service.
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