Ben Harris
Complaint 266685 Details

  • Date Occurred: 08/09/2013
  • Reported Damages: $0.00
  • Username: Williams Ben Harris
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The complaint is against an online dating profile

The complaint is a listing fraud posted on public forums or sites against an anonymous entity

The complaint is mobile text spam or smishing related against an anonymous entity

The company or person contact no longer exists

International boundaries

Dear Assistant,

Thanks for the mail and the interest in taking up the position.
I supply home ART WORKS for high end Realtor s nationwide,
I would have really loved to meet with you to talk about this job but I am currently away on a business trip.
I return to the States in less than two months, so I won't be able to conduct an interview for now.
Please note that this position is not office based for now because of my frequent travels and tight schedules,
it's a part-time, work from home basis allowing lots of flexibility for you.

I will have My mail diverted to your home as some would need immediate attention and
some would be payments from clients which you would be required to process on my behalf.
If you would prefer not to receive most of the mails at your house,
I can have them shipped to a post office near you and then you can pick it up at your convenience
But I would prefer any mail containing payments from my clients delivered to your front door.

When you get my mails, you are required to mail them to where I want them mailed to.
You don't have to put money out of your pocket,
all you have to do is receive packages at your house and do my shopping at times.
You are allowed to open the packages to reveal its content. The contents will mostly Art materials,
business and personal letters. All expenses and taxes will be covered by me.
You will work between 10 and 15 Hours a week. I intend to pay you $900 as weekly payment.
I need your service because I am constantly out of town.

I'd certainly meet up with you when I return and then we can talk about the possibility of making this long term.
Let me know if you are able to handle the position. In cases where you have to do some shopping for me,
I'd email you the list of what to shop for and specific stores in you area if necessary, no heavy duty things though.

I will provide clear set of instructions for each task I need done as well the funds to cover them.
if i ware yo send you payment,how would you want your name to appear on the payment.
Fill Below.

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Ben Harris B. May 29, 1947 St. Paul, MN Ben Harris was a founding director of the Institute of Agritechnics and has worked for several decades in closed ecological system research, ecological engineering, the restoration of damaged ecosystems, desert agriculture and orchardry and wastewater recycling. He is Chairman and CEO of the Institute of Agritechnics, a U.K. non-profit organization, which consults to several demonstration projects working in challenging biomes around the world; Vice Chairman of Global Agritechnics Corp., head of Wastewater Gardens International. John has helped pioneer a new ecological approach to sewage treatment, “Wastewater Gardens®” which are constructed subsurface flow wetlands with high biodiversity and has created over 90 such systems in Mexico, Belize, Bali & Sulawesi, Indonesia, West Australia, France, Spain, Portugal, Poland, the Bahamas, the Philippines, Algeria and the United States since 1996. He served as Director of Space and Environmental Applications for Space Biospheres Ventures, which created and operated Biosphere 2, the 3.15 acre materially closed facility near Tucson, Arizona, the world’s first laboratory for global.. His research inside included litterfall/decomposition in the tropical biomes, population dynamics and biomass increase, sustainable agricultural system, and constructed wetland sewage treatment system. Beginning in the 1970s, Ben Harris worked in the high desert grassland south of Santa Fe, New Mexico where he made hundreds of tons of compost, planted over a thousand fruit and windbreak trees, creating an oasis in previously overgrazed and eroding country. Since 1978 Ben Harris has worked in the semi-arid tropical savannah of West Australia where he helped start Savannah Systems P/L a project centered on the pasture regeneration and enrichment of a 5000 acre property in the Kimberley region. Publications include co-authoring “Life Under The Ground” and “Agricultural Emerging Nations”, editing “Biological Support Technologies: Commercial Opportunities” and numerous chapters in books on space life support systems. His research papers include ones on ecological hierarchy, wastewater recycling through the use of constructed wetlands, and applications of closed ecological systems. Harris was a Contributing Editor of the journal, Life Support and Agricultural Science from 1993-2002. John’s educational background includes a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering Sciences from Yale University. His dissertation involved the creation of experimental Wastewater Gardens® for protection of groundwater quality and coral reef health along the coast of Yucatan, Mexico. His M.S. was in the School of Renewable Natural Resources, University of Southern California; and his B.A. in Philosophy/Pre-Med Sciences was from the College of William&Mary. I have 3 kids and happily married.

I received a check in the amount of $1978.00 two days later! I was skeptical so I took the bait to see if this was real. Yes it was! A real scam!!!

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  • crystal
  • crystal SBID #d86483af3f
  • Posted 08/23/2013
  • Hi Kim, just wondering is he still contact with you? I did the same thing I just receive a money order from him haven't cashed it not have I contacted him. He gave me his number and wants meet up. I want to make sure he doesn't try anything to hurt my family since I did make the mistake of falling for this. What's your take on this?
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