Why do I get phoned up by all these brokers in Cyprus?

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Old Mar 15, 2017, 1:40pm   #1
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Why do I get phoned up by all these brokers in Cyprus?

CapitAlpha in Cyprus has just phoned me up wanting me to deposit some money and trade on their signals. I get phoned up by a company like theirs in Cyprus at least once a month. I'm in England and can choose lots of brokers here, regulated by English rather than Cyprus authorities. Why on earth do these companies think I would be interested?
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Old Mar 15, 2017, 4:31pm   #2
 
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All these brokers not only call, but message in the social networks, I receive several messages per week to my personal account. I wonder how they find me, by my postings about my trades?
I don't know what's the matter with them.
Maybe there is a great competition between Cyprus brokers and they are ready to do everything to get clients
I don't know what do they expect from me, as my investments are not so big and forex isn't my main income at all. all I can invest is a couple of bucks, so why me? I don't know

By the way, I've never heard about that company, it may be new and unknown... so they want people to know about it. Somehow, calling people by mobile phones is kind of rude...
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Old Mar 16, 2017, 7:47pm   #3
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I'm not surprised to be honest.. Nowadays, I'm sure you can buy traders' contact details or whoever's contact details. We provide a lot of personal information on so many websites on the Internet that's been saved and then sold
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Old Mar 17, 2017, 12:04am   #4
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I don't get any of these calls, I used to I think my approach worked:

Tell them you are a professional futures trader, to eff off and never call your number again!!

Gets you off the 'Suckers' list pretty quick.
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Old Mar 20, 2017, 10:15pm   #5
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CapitAlpha in Cyprus has just phoned me up wanting me to deposit some money and trade on their signals. I get phoned up by a company like theirs in Cyprus at least once a month. I'm in England and can choose lots of brokers here, regulated by English rather than Cyprus authorities. Why on earth do these companies think I would be interested?
Somebody has passed your name into the bucket that says "this guy is a gullable, easy to con fwckuit". Try having some fun with them the next time, string it out a bit without giving anything back.
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Old Mar 21, 2017, 9:20am   #6
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I also get phone calls from many brokers from Cyprus, it's heaven of financial brokers and result they are competing for getting clients by numrous marketing ways.
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Old Mar 21, 2017, 2:55pm   #7
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The best way to string these con artists out is just answere every question with a yes. Alternatively use this technique
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Old Mar 22, 2017, 7:36pm   #8
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CapitAlpha in Cyprus has just phoned me up wanting me to deposit some money and trade on their signals. I get phoned up by a company like theirs in Cyprus at least once a month. I'm in England and can choose lots of brokers here, regulated by English rather than Cyprus authorities. Why on earth do these companies think I would be interested?
Just kindly ask them to remove them from their cold call list. As all conversations are recorded they are obliged to follow your request.
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