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Former QVC executive gets 2 years in prison for embezzlement, fraud scheme


A former QVC executive was sentenced Tuesday to 30 months in federal prison for perpetuating a $1 million fraud scheme that enabled him to live a luxury lifestyle.

James D. Falkowski, 42, of Buffalo, N.Y., worked as a director for QVC, where he was tasked with enhancing the West Chester, Pa.-based television shopping networks brand and reputation in the entertainment and fashion industries.

But federal prosecutors said that without QVCs knowledge or approval, he instead used his role to embezzle and fraudulently obtain from the company over $1 million worth of money, goods and services, such as hundreds of thousands of dollars of first-class travel, hotel and resort stays, spa treatments.....Read More

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    Am in the middle of a huge sort-out, after having some new carpets fitted.

    Found, in a cupboard, a 'Symbanet' juicer from QVC. I've never used it! I remember the man who used to demonstrate it, think he was German?


    Perhaps I will give it a try - it must be retro vintage by now
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    Lurking in the back of the garage was a huge plastic drinks fountain by Kirkland - own brand of Costco. It was a tsv that was never used - gave it away as a raffle prize in an old people's home was that wicked ???

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    Last thing I bought from QVC was a Diamonique sterling silver black and white "diamond" art-deco bracelet for my ex girlfriend about 6 years ago!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Julius View Post
    Last thing I bought from QVC was a Diamonique sterling silver black and white "diamond" art-deco bracelet for my ex girlfriend about 6 years ago!
    Actually no it wasn't, it was a Greased Lightning car car kit about 3 years ago.

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    Open what you buy and give it a try!
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