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Is this sunglasses website legit?

I'm in the market for a certain pair of sunglasses, and I came across this site:

http://www.asm-immobilien.ch/

It seems to be a swiss domain---but a bit sketchy and prices are unbelievably low.

Has anyone used this site? or have an opinion on it's sketchiness. Also strange that one can't use CHF.

Any input would be greatly appreciated from those who have a better eye for internet scams.

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Old 10.07.2015, 14:25
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

A domain name for an estate agent? Looks dodgy to me.
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Old 10.07.2015, 14:44
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A domain name for an estate agent? Looks dodgy to me.

Yeah, very dodgy indeed. I was hoping because it was a swiss registered estate agency, there would be a lesser chance that they are rip offs--rather someone trying to broaden their interests. But I guess when the glasses are a 10th of the price of everywhere else and they have a few thousand in stock (most sites are sold out or just have one or two), it's just too good to be true.
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

The quite large amount of grammar errors in the German texts and the lack of an "Impressum" (is that mandatory on Swiss webpages as well, or just on German pages? what's it called in english?) don't make the website really trustworthy.

I wouldnt even give them my email addy, not to mention credit card details or anything like that.
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Old 10.07.2015, 15:50
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

Do you really need us to tell you if it's too cheap there is a reason ?
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Old 10.07.2015, 16:25
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Do you really need us to tell you if it's too cheap there is a reason ?

Obviously yes! I need this--EF is my 2nd strongest motivator (money obviously being the first!)
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Old 10.07.2015, 17:12
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

Yeah, that sun glasses web site looks a bit shady to me.
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Yeah, that sun glasses web site looks a bit shady to me.


Don't you really want to use this one?


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Old 10.07.2015, 17:33
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

If you can afford to write off €30, I reckon it's worth taking the gamble.
Obviously, they wont be authentic and only a cheap replica - but no one will know.
Just request CoD or payment slip ..... no CC details.
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

Definitely dodgy to me, too. But if you want a good site try this one: http://www.zennioptical.com/ A friend of mine ordered 2 pairs of eyeglasses already and he is very happy with the quality (read the reviews on the site before choosing, though). The shipping to CH is only $9.95 and the prices are very low. According to the telephone no on their site, they are based in the US, but I suspect they have their manufacturing labs in China, because my friend receveid the package from China. I will give it a try, though, because I've seen my friends' glasses and was impressed (especially with the fact that the prescription lenses were very accurate).
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

Prices in euro ?¿?
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

In all likelihood the site has been hacked. This is what they used to look like.

Never give private info (including your main email address, though by definition that's not private) to any site that doesn't give you verifiable info on who they are.
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In all likelihood the site has been hacked. This is what they used to look like.

Never give private info (including your main email address, though by definition that's not private) to any site that doesn't give you verifiable info on who they are.

Thank you! Great!

This is exactly the info I was looking for--I'll do this search next time when things look shady.
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In all likelihood the site has been hacked. This is what they used to look like.

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If you believe a Swiss site to be hacked, or otherwise present a risk to its users, you, as a conscientious user of the internet, should report it to Melani, the official Swiss Government Organisation for internet security etc.

https://www.melani.admin.ch/melani/e...ular/form.html
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Re: Is this sunglasses website legit?

Here is another one. It is a one-horse community in the Bernese Alps (except that it probably hasn't even got a horse):
www.seftigen.ch

But if you Google for 'günstig sonnenbrillen online kaufen schweiz' you land here:
http://www.seftigen.ch/raybans.php

This one I am going to report to Melani and will be interested to see how long it take to have it cleared up.
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Here is another one. It is a one-horse community in the Bernese Alps (except that it probably hasn't even got a horse):
www.seftigen.ch

But if you Google for 'günstig sonnenbrillen online kaufen schweiz' you land here:
http://www.seftigen.ch/raybans.php

This one I am going to report to Melani and will be interested to see how long it take to have it cleared up.
Oh well. That didn't take long. The Gemeinde Seftigen is no longer selling cheap Ray-Ban Sunglasses. I reported the site as hijacked to Melani yesterday evening, shortly after my above post, and it [the Ray-Ban part of the site] is now unavailable. At least, I assume the two facts are connected .
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Old 16.07.2015, 11:31
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The system works!!! MFS!!! (but in a positive tone )
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