There are a lot of decisions that couples need to take collectively. Commitments change everything. It is highly necessary for both the people in a relationship to get involved in a decision. Of these, one of the hardest decisions is choosing where to live. This is especially difficult when you need to manage your work as well as your family. So, a British couple Mark Higgins and Becky Szenk decided to move to a place which is closer to Mark Higgins’s workplace. However, they were not able to find anyone that would assist them in moving. So they decided to look for a moving company which is reliable. They decided to find it on Facebook. This is a story of a couple who lost absolutely everything they had, in the wink of an eye just because of a Facebook post.
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Soon after that, Becky Szenk found a company owned by a man named Lee Green. Becky Szenk said that the company’s profile and its website looked absolutely legit. She also contacted to Lee Green and spoke to him on call. After a few negotiations, she decided to hire Lee Green’s company. A day was scheduled for Lee Green’s men to come and help them move their house. However, when they actually came to their house, the things took a different turn altogether.
All the men quickly and efficiently moved all the goods in just 45 minutes. The couple was absolutely impressed with their efforts. They were satisfied with the service they got from a mere Facebook Post. Everything seemed fine. When the couple commented on how fast their work was, the men said that their day is packed with other jobs and everything needs to be done quickly and efficiently. However, as it turned out, the case was completely different.
The couple realised that something was fishy when the men did not arrive at the pub they own post an hour they left. Yes, you guessed it right. Lee Green’s company was a scam. It was not a legit company. Its aim was to steal customer’s money and their personal goods. In just an hour, Mark and Becky had lost everything.
They had just started a pub named Horse and Jockey. The hoped that their new business would turn out to be a huge success. However, the post being left with nothing, the couple had no other option but to rely on donations from complete strangers. They somehow managed to stick together and save their pub.
The Internet can indeed be a scary place. Everything can be lost in a moment just because of a Facebook Post.