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Posted: Friday, August 12, 2011
Joined: 10/12/2010
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Posted: 5/28/2002 4:06:32 PM

By: Brown

Thanks to all friends that replied my message.
Please look at
Is that a licensed Bank in the Bahamas?

Posted: Friday, August 12, 2011

Posted: 5/29/2002 10:55:01 AM

By: David Marchant

Alliance Trust Bank has an almost identical web-site to Alpha Credit Union at

The Central Bank of the Bahamas confirmed that Alliance Trust Bank was also not licensed, although there is an unrelated bank called Alliance Bank & Trust.

Posted: Friday, August 12, 2011

Posted: 5/29/2002 10:32:43 AM

By: NewStudent

Here's a few other disturbing issues...

Besides not being registered with the Central Bank (I also called), the whois search for Alpha Credit Union brings up the following...

William Glenn ( 866-844-5752

I called the number. It answers "Alliance Trust Bank". I discovered it to be the same phone screening service that the Alpha Credit number has. At either number, you must speak your name prior to anyone picking up the phone.

I could find no site for Alliance. I would have suspected the same pre-fabbed flash site that he's using for the Alpha site. (sites like these can be had at It's literally a plug and play operation where your up and running in 30 minutes.)

I sent an email to the Alpha site, asking him to reconcile his claim of being a Bahamian bank. I'll predict no response, but should I be so entertained, I'll post it here.

Posted: Friday, August 12, 2011

Posted: 5/28/2002 4:32:21 PM

By: David Marchant

The web-site states that it is a licensed bank but the Central Bank of the Bahamas told me that it is not.

Posted: Friday, August 12, 2011

Posted: 5/29/2002 11:37:08 AM

By: NewStudent

Ah, yes...and a whois search on the Alliance site brings up Mr. Glenn with yet another number (416) 957-6378.

This number is answered "Global Financial Services" and also utilizes the "name first" screening service.


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