Beware of "Wegmans is Giving-away Free $100/$200 Grocery Coupon -Limited Time Offer" Scam
February 1, 2016
The Facebook post and website below: "Wegmans is Giving-away Free $100/$200 Grocery Coupon (limited time offer)," are a Facebook like-farming and survey scam. The scam will attempt to trick Facebook users into clicking on it by claiming that they can receive a free $100 or $200 Wegmans grocery coupon at the website: "wegmans-comd97580q.pvct.xyz". But, the fake and fraudulent website has nothing to do with Wegmans, and is only a scam to get Facebook users to comment on, "like", share the same deceptive website or fake post with their Facebook friends, and complete surveys. Wegmans is a U.S. regional supermarket chain headquartered in Gates, New York, near Rochester.
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If you receive the fake Wegmans giveaway post on your Facebook Wall or Timeline, please report it as spam or delete it.
The Fake Wegmans Grocery Giving-away
Wegmans is Giving-away Free $100/$200 Grocery Coupon (limited time offer)
Get Yours now & Enjoy Free Grocery Coupon!
Follow these 2 simple steps below to Get your $100/$200 Wegmans Grocery Coupon
Remaining Coupons: 330
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 Exclusive Pass.
By liking,commenting on and sharing the scam, you are only helping to spread it to other Facebook users and making the scammers responsible for it, 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 will ask you to complete surveys in order to receive your voucher. But, it doesn't matter how much surveys you complete, you will never receive any Wegmans coupon. 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.
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