There has been an increase in various phishing and website scams, and unfortunately, our industry has not been exempt. The current shortage of containers and price increases have only exacerbated the situation. Innocent businesses and customers are are being targeted by fraudulent individuals who con them in to paying thousands of dollars for containers they will never receive.
Requests for refunds go unanswered.
At Mountain Container, we care about our customers and want to make everyone aware of these scams. For this reason, we have included helpful links on this topic:
These 8 Red Flags will help you avoid container scams
Secure Rite Blog:
This is a great blog by a fellow NPSA member, Secure Rite Mobile Storage.
Article in the Financial Review:More than $1m lost by punters lured by scammers using Google, Facebook
We will be adding more resources about other topics in the future, so be sure to check back for more info. In the meantime, please feel free to reach out to us with any questions you may have.