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Allegedly, Pamplona isn’t the only home to the running of the bulls. Those who invested with Creative Concepts of America (CCA) for the aggressively advertised Red Bull vending opportunity claim they had a scam run on them by the powerhouse company the trusted.
Over at Unhappy Franchisee, reports from gored investors are pouring in. Here are a few excerpts:
Read Mallory’s Red Bull story:
…Many have already lost their homes, retirements, savings, inheritances, and some divorces due to this scam. We estimated a total loss to all victims of approximately 25 million dollars. How can a billion-dollar company like Red Bull allow this to happen?
Read Michael Turko’s Red Bull story:
…basically, an agent of RBNA, CCA, stole my property and sold it to some other poor schmuck. Not only was I now out $44K plus all the other expenses, but the machines were gone as well.
Read the Michele and Vincent Wallace’s Red Bull vending story:
…My husband and I have two little girls… now ages 4 and 6. When we bought the machines, we were hoping they would help fund their college savings. We used $15,000 of our savings… and lost it all. I know that $15,000 may not seem like much, but it is a huge hit for us…
Read Jennifer’s Red Bull vending story:
My thoughts were this would be a great way to pay for the rest of my college expenses…. Who would ever think such a well-known company would ever allow this to happen?
Read Nic Bernard’s Red Bull vending story:
…this turned into the biggest nightmare of my life and and I will continue to pay off a debt for many years to come due to the lies and misrepresentation of this multi-billion dollar corporation….I’m amazed that people like this can continue to live and function knowing how many people’s lives have been destroyed due to their actions.
WHAT DO YOU THINK? HAVE YOU HAD ANY DEALINGS WITH RED BULL NORTH AMERICA OR CCA CREATIVE CONCEPTS OF AMERICA? PLEASE SHARE YOUR EXPERIENCES – GOOD OR BAD – BELOW.
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