Beware of "Kevin M.James Manager of BMW Marketing Manager Group" Facebook Scam
Feb 26, 2014
The BMW Facebook post below: “Kevin M.James.I am the manager of BMW Marketing Group and I own 12 BMW,” is a fake. Scammers are at it again, this time they are attempting to trick Facebook users into liking a Facebook page or post, by claiming that they can win a brand new BMX X6. Scammers are using tricks like this one to get Facebook users into liking or sharing a Facebook page or post, which will make the page or post popular.
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The "Kevin M.James Manager of BMW Marketing Manager Group" Facebook Scam
My name is Kevin M.James.I am the manager of BMW Marketing Group and I own 12 BMW’s.This is one of them, a brand new X6.
Guess what? I will donate this x6 to one of you. All you need to do is to like my fanpage and share this post with your friends. The winner will be selected randomly (28, February 2014) and he/she will receive the car within 7 business days.
Note: Don’t forget to ‘LIKE’ and ‘SHARE’ otherwise you can’t be selected.
Liking or sharing this post WILL NOT give you a chance to win a BMX X6, because BMX or Kevin M. James has nothing to do with it, although it is Kevin James in the photo, which was taken from some website.
Scammers have created hundreds of these scams to trick Facebook users into like, sharing or commenting on a Facebook page or post, which will help make the page popular. Once the page is popular, these scammers will sell it to other online marketers, scammers or other cybercriminals, who may send spam all the persons who have "liked", shared or commented on the Facebook page or post.
Beware of Facebook pages or posts that ask you to share, like or comment on them, in order to receive some form of prize, offer or gift.
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