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Readers Respond: Avoiding Astrology/Psychic Reading Scams

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My motto is... if it sounds too good to be true...then it most likely is. The best action is to ignore and then you have done yourself a huge favor!!
—Guest Shawnee

RE: Nazan and Galen Halimar

Galen Halimar is not a scammer. He is a delightful person and I've been a client for over 10 years. Seeing the tone of Nazan's message here, I am guessing Nazan's conversation with Galen regarding his refund was about as bitter. The descriptions of what you receive from him are clearly stated on his site. Also, why don't you email prior to purchase to clarify what you don't understand? He has always answered anything I needed. It's true. There are a lot of scammers and I agree with many of the other posters. I've had similar experiences. However, Galen is not one of them.
—Guest Les

premium astrology and about astro

i have also been on both these sights hoping they wouldnt be a scam but i just kept sensing they were so b4 sending money i thought i would google them and turns out its a scam not only that but im sensing its the same person who web designed about astro which was created a few yrs b4 this one i figured this guy thought he would make a new one try out smart more lonely desperate people and take there money and personally its a absolute desgrace im 21 yrs old and from australia and if this guy was doing this in our country he,d be behind bars by now , take a stand get this person busted! im feel so sorry for the people who have had there money taken from them, just remember we dnt need astrologers to change our lives we just need our hearts best intentions god bless you all
—Guest Danii

Jenna about astro .com scam!!

all I know is that God was watching when"Jenna" was stealing money from me. Lesson learned for me.
—Guest bernie

Premium Astrology - Scam

Hi, There are loads of astrology scams out there, the one I encountered was run by “Premium Astrology” – the readings were done by a person called “Norah”. The scam runs like this; initially you are offered a “free” complimentary reading (the hook) and are then enticed to purchase a “full astrological reading” customized to the individual with freebies at a discounted price (which varies if you try to leave the page). Common words used are: transit period, I see you standing at a grand intersection or crossroads, I received an unsolicited vision about you, evil has been pursing you from birth, you’ll need my help to navigate this transit period etc.. Some of the initial readings are quite lengthy and when you google “Premium Astrology” you’ll find dozens of complaint forums; where other people have been scammed by the person running this website, Deborah, who claims to be a client care assistant. The readings are identical (with only slight variations if any) generic pre-programmed t
—Guest Narzeer


is a scammer i sent her 20 dollers and most stupid reply she hassled me till i gave in dont get caught in her lying web
—Guest auzzie


I applied for a "free reading" from Gabriella, and after a few emails she "reduced" my fee to $20US for it. Since then, she has been sending me up to 7 emails a day wanting me to order more readings, pendants, books etc. She keeps saying we are 'friends' and why haven't I answered her emails? I am so tired of being harrassed by these so-called professionals on the web! I have told her I am on a pension and very broke, but it doesn't make any difference. I am a tarot reader myself, so why don't these people do what they are advertising? If it is FREE, why do we need to send money??!!
—Guest Justiceonline

Tara - Scammmmmmeeeerrrrr BIG TIME!!

I have several email accounts and I must say that I kept all my emails i sent her and sure enough all my emails got the same response and info. I also wrote to her asking if subscribing to her and her asking me for $$$ was an ongoing thing. Her reply back to me was, she's so busy that she only replys back to her members and ONLY members will get emails from her. She can keep her emails which i'm sure she has plenty of people that have given her their hard earned money. I truly feel sorry for people that have gotten scamed, but no matter how desparate one is (we all fall into this situation) we need to go with our gut instict. Our destiny is already planned out for us, it's how we put it to use and make the best of it. I want to wish everyone the best in all their choice of living...may everyone find all they're seeking. Don't waste your money on anyone online, especially emails that have empty words of promise. Seek within yourselves and you will find it, never give up on yourself.
—Guest Mary S (toronto)


me and my friend sent Tara our details and were shocked she sent us exastly same reading and same lucky numbers etc.we ewre born at different time at different place only thing was diference was we both are different people .last 3 reading sent to us the same not even slight different.my friend got cut price offer I asked but was blanked out.WE think she is asking for money from people for doing nothing ,she got same prediction for every one who get in touch with her. PLEASE STAY AWAY FROM HER.
—Guest anthony

Con artist: Reading by Maria

Hello readers, I am a very smart professional evolving in New York City and despite my faith in God, my alertness and my multiple degrees, I got caught in a similar psychic fraud! In a span of 1 week, that repulsive devil in disguise was able to extract a total of $960.00 out of me!! I want to share my story as someone else’s story prevented me from giving her an additional $9,000.00, which I was about to withdraw from my retirement funds! The scammers name is “Maria” – She hands out pamphlets in the streets of New York and most frequently hangs out on 7th or 8th Avenue in Times Square, and around Grand Central on the East Side. She has an apartment on 41st Street and 2nd Avenue and does readings out of 939 8th Avenue – Suite 200, between 55th and 56th Street and also has another location on 51st and 7th Avenue according to her pamphlet. Her cell phone number for now is 646-643-9149. She is a petite blonde hair gypsy, who seems so innocent but only has evil intentions. I am glad I wo

Beware of this so-called astrologer

His name Galen Halimar.I bought a report from him which called future prospects. I thougt I would receive a detailed answer to my question but instead he sent 1 year transit report.it was a computer generated report and offered by some respectable astrology sites for free.I mean I paid for something which can be found easily on internet for free.To hunt his victims he says on his webpage that he will refund money promptly if any one would not satisfied by his report. Of course this is a huge lie and sure no money refund at the end, plus if anyone asks for a refund he attacks and couch a reply in insolent terms.so stay away of this site astrologyhoroscope.com and this vulgar person .if you need a astrology consultant make a thorough search and look for a open adress and contact number on their website.Because one of the main indicator of charlatan and scammer astrologer is there is no open contact informations on his website.
—Guest Nazan


Scam. A group of us sent for our horoscopes from Tara. With our own details and we got identical horoscopes. Truly amazing in view of our different ages!
—Guest Heather

Jhair Jamin

I agree with guest reader, would love to know if it is a scam, but haven't been able to find much information. I have almost been fooled by Pasqualina, so but found out it was a scam just in time. Does he handtype his predictions or are they all just computer generated?
—Guest Guest Sarah

response to arty

hi arty and all readers. i ordered tara's reading awhile ago. she told me some stuff that was intresting but i did'nt like when she said i had a negative cloud following me and $400 would take that away. i asked for my money back and got about a third back. i ordered from gabrielle also for $80. i asked my bank if they could cancel that but i haven'nt heard anything yet. be wary and do your research first. bobby
—Guest bobbyauto


I sent and paid for a reading,which I have never received. I have emailed her several times requesting my reading,but still nothing.I am still receiving emails for readings from her.Tara is a scam.
—Guest Kayla

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