Mart

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Wednesday 22nd January 2020


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Mart

8:58 AM, 22nd January 2020
About 3 months ago

Soldier On Property Training Course Committed Suicide

Reply to the comment left by Mark Alexander at 21/01/2020 - 19:36
I'm not sure how the reputation of the private rented sector is being tarnished here as the main point of the programme is that a property investment seminar over-promises and doesn't always deliver, and vulnerable people are getting into debt because of it.

The reputation of the private rented sector isn't being called into question - it's the reputation of one man's company that is being called into question and judging by the number of customers seeking a refund the reputation is deserved.... Read More

Mart

8:45 AM, 22nd January 2020
About 3 months ago

Soldier On Property Training Course Committed Suicide

Reply to the comment left by Mark Alexander at 22/01/2020 - 07:27
The thread at PT is actually very useful as it explains to dissatisfied customers how they can get a refund. Considering that one group of over 70 people were looking for refunds totalling over £200,000 (source: BBC) this should be a very useful thread - particularly for those who have no money and are now £12k in debt.

I would also suggest Mark that your comparison of SL's course with a University course is quite simply ridiculous.

A university course can be paid in instalments and only when you're making a certain amount of money.

With SL's course, the investigative journalist said that she had no money AND no income. The response from the SL rep was: "how would you like to pay?" As she left to go and phone her credit card company to "raise the limit" another SL employee grabbed her to continue selling the dream.

Mark, at the very least, can you not see how vulnerable people (with no money and no income) could be sucked into paying £12k for a dream that won't come true for many?... Read More