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Alliance Worldwide Van Lines — Chris Michalski Strikes Again

This post was originally a post about how Chris Michalski — under various company names — operates what is known as a hostage moving scam operation. I have since edited the post because his comments do a better job than … Continue reading

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Oren “Leo” Osadon and Best Rate Movers

I received a very reliable tip that Oren Osadon has come up with yet a new alias. It seems he’s going by Leo Osadon these days and he’s scamming people under the company name Best Rate Movers. Apparently, he’s driving … Continue reading

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Who To Contact If You’ve Been Scammed

If your move is being held hostage, you should contact http://www.moverescue.com/ They are a reputable company that assists people that have been scammed by disreputable moving companies.

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Gold Coast Moving / Lidor Van Lines

If you’re looking at moving companies, it appears that these scammers are now operating as Gold Coast Moving and/or Lidor Van Lines. The website information for this new company is incredibly similar to the Zooz Transportation website. I’ll be contacting … Continue reading

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One Person Dead, Thousands of Dollars of Property Destroyed

I’ve held on to this story for a while in order to give lawyers and the people affected some time to grieve and get their ducks in a row, but I think it’s time to talk about something that happened … Continue reading

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All American Trusted Van Lines Missing Shipments

If you were moved by any of the companies related to this ring of scammers and you are awaiting your shipment, it is very possible that your stuff is being held by the Los Angeles Police Department. They were probably … Continue reading

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Budget Van Lines Brokers To Scammers

I’ve held off for a while on making a determination about Budget Van Lines, but today I’m going to have to state my opinion that Budget Van Lines is a rogue moving broker that routinely and knowingly contracts jobs out … Continue reading

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Results of FOIA Request for Mainline Transportation

Jerry Budenske recently filed a Freedom of Information Act request with the FMCSA regarding documents related to Mainline Transportation. He received a response today which highlights a few interesting facts about Mainline Transportation. First of all, Mainline Transportation has been … Continue reading

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ZooZ’s Contract Carrier Status Has Been Revoked

On June 22, 2011, the FMCSA revoked ZooZ Transportation’s contract carrier status. I’m assuming they’re in the market for a new company to destroy. I’ve gotten a lead on the latest company they’re looking to destroy, but I haven’t been … Continue reading

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ZooZ Screws Over Employees As Well As Customers

I just got word about a pending civil case filed in the Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles. The case was filed on May 20, 2011 and it alleges Negligence, Willful Misconduct, and Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress … Continue reading

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