Facebook Scam - "Walmart Is Giving Away Free $250 Clearance Sale Coupon (Valid Till 7 NOV)"
Nov 2, 2015
The Facebook post and websites below: "Walmart Is Giving Away Free $250 Clearance Sale Coupon (Valid Till 7 NOV)," is a Facebook like-farming scam. This scam will attempt to trick Facebook users into clicking on it by claiming that they can receive a $250 Walmart coupon at the websites "www.couponson.xyz" and "www.fimly.xyz". But, the fake and fraudulent websites have nothing to do with Walmart, and is only a scam to get Facebook users to comment on, "like" or share the same deceptive websites or fake post with their Facebook friends.
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If you receive a post on your Facebook Wall or Timeline, please report it as spam or delete it. The scammers behind the post may change the website name and the coupon dollar amount.
The Fake Walmart Coupon Post and Websites
Walmart Is Giving Away Free $250 Clearance Sale Coupon (Valid Till 7 NOV)
Get Yours now before they run out!
Follow these 2 simple steps below to Get your Walmart Coupon
Remaining Vouchers: 337
Step 1: Share This Page
Step 2:Click On Send Button Below Then Select 5 Groups and hit SEND
Checking The Steps
Click Here To Get Your Coupon.
By liking,commenting on and sharing this scam, you are only helping to spread it to other Facebook users and making the scammers responsible for this, earn money. Scammers earn money when they make a page popular and are able to sell it to the highest bidder, along with the names and other public information of the persons who liked or shared the scam.
I guess, the last thing we want to do is to make these scammers rich by tricking you and others into liking and sharing a Facebook post or website. So, if you have already liked, commented on, or shared this scam, please unlike, remove your comment and 'unshare' it.
Also, they may ask you to complete surveys in order to receive your gift card. But, it doesn't matter how much surveys you complete, you will never receive any Walmart gift cards. The scammers, on the other hand, will get paid for each competed survey.
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Also, if the scam appears on your Facebook Timeline or Wall, please report it to Facebook and remove it.
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