Edmiston & Company is the victim of a visa scam aimed at megayacht captains and crew. The yacht management, charter and brokerage firm has issued a statement warning against a company that offers crew member positions through Edmiston. Edmiston says it has no association with the scammers.

Yachts of Seabourn, a cruiseship company that offers a yacht-like experience, has experienced a similar scam, also targeting its UK office.

“The group of scammers using a variety of apparent pseudonyms