Carnival Cruise Line Facebook $1,000 Voucher and 4 Tickets Giveaway Scams
Jul 13, 2015
The Facebook posts below: "within the next 24 hours we are giving 225 random people the chance to win 4 tickets each" and "if you see this post then you've got the chance to win a Carnival cruise along with vouchers worth $1,000," are fraudulent and are Facebook like-farming scams. The scams will attempt to trick Facebook users, by claiming that they can get a chance to win free Carnival cruises and voucher worth $1000. But, the fake Facebook posts have nothing to do with Carnival Cruise Line, and is only a scam to get Facebook users to comment on, "like" or share the same deceptive posts with their friends. The victims of the scam may also be asked to complete surveys.
Please continue reading below.
If you have received the same fake posts on your Facebook Wall or Timeline, please report it to Facebook as spam. And, do not visit the fake Carnival Cruise Line website: www.carnivalcruiseau.com.
The Carnival Cruise Line Facebook Scam
Within the next 24 hours we are giving 225 random people the chance to win 4 tickets each. (worth $4,085; Valid till 2017)
To win just Share & Like photo. (Comment to double chances)
Winners will be tagged in this post and messaged in 24 hours. Like our page
If you see this post then you've got the chance to win a Carnival cruise with a $1,000 voucher. For a chance to win follow the steps below.
1) Share & Like
2) Go here: www.carnivalcruiseau.com
Good luck. Limited time only, Like our page to keep updated on current giveaways
The fake Carnival Cruise Line's Facebook page is located at:
https://www.facebook.com/ pages/Carnival-Cruises/ 465513903618366
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 commenting on, liking and sharing a fake 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 coupon. But, it doesn't matter how much surveys you complete, you will never receive any coupons. The scammers, on the other hand, will get paid for each competed survey.
Click here for instructions on how to remove things you have already posted on Facebook.
Also, if the scam appears on your Facebook Timeline or Wall, please report it to Facebook and remove it.
To tell if a Carnival Cruise Line voucher, coupon, gift card or a promotion is authentic, please ask them at their legitimate Facebook page located at:
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