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Beware of Google Chrome Quiz Contest and Survey Scams

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Beware of Google Chrome Quiz Contest and Survey Scams

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If you are asked to take part in a Google Chrome Quiz contest or survey in order for a chance to win an Apple iPhone, Nexus, Sony Play Station or some other prizes, please do not. This is because Google, the maker of the Chrome Web browser, currently doesn't have a Google Chrome Quiz contest or survey, offering its users a chance to win prizes. Scammers or cyber-criminals are using fake quizzes and contests to trick their potential victims into disclosing their personal and financial information, which they will use to rip them off.

The scammers may also trick their potential customers into completing surveys that they the scammers will get paid for. The victims, on the other hand, will not receive the prizes that they were promised.

Please be careful online when you asked to take part in contest and surveys because scammers are targeting people who are desperately looking to earn money and receive prizes.

Let us not help the scammers behind these fake contests and quizzes make money, and put yourself at risk when you take part in the surveys and provide them with your personal and financial information.

Research a quiz or contest before taking part in it.use search engines to search for information about the quiz or contest that you are asked to take part in. Ask questions in online forums or ask family and friends for information.

Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers in email samples on this website may have been impersonated.

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  • June 12, 2019 at 12:53 PM by an anonymous user from Tukwila, Washington, United States

    I was offered a $1000 Wal-Mart card for completing a survey yesterday. I thought that was too high to be real so I didn't bite. It was a pop-up window, which I had never seen before, so that threw me off for a minute.

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  • June 8, 2019 at 3:57 PM by an anonymous user from Sandvika, Akershus, Norway

    Hi, is this website also fraud rtawinprize.com?

    Regards from Morten

    Norway.

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    • June 8, 2019 at 5:39 PM by info

      Yes, it is.

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  • May 13, 2019 at 12:09 AM by an anonymous user from Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

    thanks so much for the alert

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  • May 5, 2019 at 7:32 PM by an anonymous user from Otelfingen, Zurich, Switzerland

    The scammers are using these websites:

    personalgift.co

    rtawinprize.com

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  • May 1, 2019 at 9:17 AM by an anonymous user from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    hxxps://rtawinprize.com/

    hxxp://prize1269.hooliday71.lifet

    Got these today - pretty sure they are bogus.

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  • April 19, 2019 at 2:07 PM by an anonymous user from Orem, Utah, United States of America

    This just came I answered the questions but did not give my address am I going to be in trouble?

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    • April 19, 2019 at 2:08 PM by info

      No, but just be careful going forward because the scammers will contact you and attempt to trick you into sending them money.

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  • March 15, 2019 at 7:34 AM by an anonymous user from Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania, United States

    I just found a Google survey that says I would win a free phone. I got all the questions correct, but it asked me for an e-mail. I left the site. Should I have at least tried to win the phone?

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    • March 15, 2019 at 7:42 AM by info

      No, it is a scam used by online scammers to collect your information. Once the scammers have tricked you into giving them your information, they will use against you.

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  • February 12, 2019 at 12:25 PM by an anonymous user from Brentford, England, United Kingdom

    After a recent Windows update, I have been getting popups from Google Chrome-Sweepstakesbible.com.

    I can close them without any problem, but I can't find where this annoying thing is located to disable / delete it. Any ideas?

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    • February 12, 2019 at 2:04 PM by info

      You may have a malicious Chrome extension that is displaying the ads. Trying checking your Chrome extensions and remove if necessary.

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  • February 1, 2019 at 7:50 AM by an anonymous user from Fort Frances, Ontario, Canada

    Got one of these. Answer 4 questions correctly and I would in an apple phone. I answer the questions and they said I won a phone. I had to enter my email address and make up a pa**word. Did I open myself up for some problems?

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    • February 1, 2019 at 9:38 AM by info

      No, once you didn't enter your credit card information or download an application.

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  • January 28, 2019 at 4:22 AM by an anonymous user from Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

    I think I just fell for one of these scams, and gave, amongst other information, my ID number. What can I do?

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  • December 25, 2018 at 3:15 AM by an anonymous user from Yeadon, England, United Kingdom

    Just gave my card number to this scam but I didn't sign in to their "meeting" offer. What can I do to stop them taking money out of my account? I feel very very stupid!

    Michelle, UK

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    • December 25, 2018 at 3:54 AM by info

      Check your credit card statements for fraudulent charges and report them to your bank. Your bank may cancel your card and give you a new one to stop the fraudulent charges.

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  • September 17, 2018 at 6:32 PM by an anonymous user from Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

    man I just got one today talking about winning the dicontunied iphone X. I was so confused I went to talk with my mom about this and she was confused because it seemed real.

    at first I thought it was real and I was excited about it because if it was real I would got my first phone but the other side of me was confused and telling me it was fake. good thing I found this or else my mom would have put everything in.

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  • September 7, 2018 at 11:10 AM by an anonymous user from Lewis Center, Ohio, United States

    Just received a CHROME usage survey promising a chance to win a $1,000 Amazon gift card. Survey seemed OK but then it asks for your email address. I stopped there and looked it up...and found this!

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  • August 26, 2018 at 10:30 AM by an anonymous user from Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

    I have no doubt that this is all true. Cyber Criminals will do anything to extort money and personal information from anyone on the internet. We all best we aware of what sites we are visiting to protect ourselves from Cyber Criminals.

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  • August 12, 2018 at 4:20 AM by an anonymous user from Moss Point, Mississippi, United States

    I have got this email serval times also. l got secret shopper scam and they mailed me a cashier check trying to get me to cash it.

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  • July 16, 2018 at 3:28 AM by an anonymous user from Irlam, England, United Kingdom

    I regret having just completed 4 questions to win an iPhone x. I sent email with a code number but haven't given any private details. I guess I should ignore any further contact

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    • July 16, 2018 at 5:37 AM by info

      Yes, you should.

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  • June 28, 2018 at 12:04 PM by an anonymous user from Freetown, Western Area, Sierra Leone

    Today I came across this scammers and I gave them my information including my Master card information, what would I do now; should I discontinued my account or will they at all times has right to go to my account and thief my money

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    • June 30, 2018 at 12:59 AM by an anonymous user from Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India

      Giving your information is still safe until u give OTP or secure transaction passwords to the scammers. So don't share your personal details like mobile number or OTP for any transaction to anyone.

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    • June 28, 2018 at 12:40 PM by info

      Contact your bank, dispute fraudulent charges already made(if there is any), to have your bank cancel them and refund your bank. Then, cancel the credit card you used on the website and get a new one.

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  • June 27, 2018 at 1:41 PM by an anonymous user from Nashik, Maharashtra, India

    I came across many times by this fake chrome contest. Every time I had given the survey. I did not give any details about me. Am I in Trouble by this.

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    • June 28, 2018 at 12:01 PM by an anonymous user from Freetown, Western Area, Sierra Leone

      Today I have just participated in their survey and I didn't receive anything and think I am scared now of my personal Information.

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    • June 27, 2018 at 1:59 PM by info

      No, you are not in trouble if you didn't give them our credit card information, online account credentials or other sensitive information.

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  • June 21, 2018 at 6:14 PM by an anonymous user from Fort Worth, Texas, United States

    I got caught off guard with the Google Contest scam on my Cell phone.

    I gave a significant amount of information, before getting seriously suspicious and then got off.

    Am I in any danger of Identity theft?

    I did give address and birthdate, but no banking or credit card info.

    KJ Fort Worth, Texas

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    • June 21, 2018 at 7:28 PM by info

      Yes, you are OK. That is not enough information to steal your identity.

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  • May 29, 2018 at 6:14 PM by CraigJames from Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa

    The scammer is currently trying to get my info right now. My concern is that he also has access to an email I received today, so it goes further than just sending out random Google Chrome Quiz Contest and Survey messages to random people.

    What pees me off is I cannot contact Google Chrome at all to report this. What can I do? They say you should report fraud but make it impossible to do so...

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    • May 29, 2018 at 7:51 PM by info

      The scam has already been reported. And, the scammers can only send you emails, and display popups when you visit certain websites. So, just ignore the emails and popup messages.

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  • May 13, 2018 at 1:16 PM by an anonymous user from Alnwick, England, United Kingdom

    If you are asked to pay a nominal sum by credit card for delivery for something worth several hundred pounds, ask yourself why. Could it be that they simply want your credit card details?

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  • May 7, 2018 at 10:09 AM by an anonymous user from Wincanton, England, United Kingdom

    Hello, would it be true if below the survey there were comments of people with iphones saying they are happy with it?

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    • May 7, 2018 at 11:26 AM by info

      The comments are fakes.

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  • May 3, 2018 at 6:33 AM by an anonymous user from Leichhardt, New South Wales, Australia

    I answered the Chrome user quiz but I didn't give them any more info because then the warning flashed up on my screen that if I continued I could be hacked. I shouldn't even have answered the quiz, I should've remembered the mantra: If SOMETHING SEEMS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE IT USUALLY IS, you RARELY get anything for free, ESPECIALLY on the internet they always get something from you in return, even if it's just personal information, which you think is harmless.

    It could result in identity theft so think carefully before you give information to just anyone. I noticed that I was only allowed to "like" the quiz and when I tried to post a comment on the site warning that this is a scam of course couldn't. The picture of the phone that someone supposedly received is blurry and shows an unmarked box that could be anything.

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  • April 28, 2018 at 1:33 PM by an anonymous user from Bedminster, New Jersey, United States

    If I did answer a quiz how do I get out if it?

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    • April 28, 2018 at 1:35 PM by info

      You cannot undo sending your information, but if you have given your credit card information, please contact your bank for help. Otherwise, just be careful going forward.

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  • April 26, 2018 at 4:33 PM by an anonymous user from London, England, United Kingdom

    I think Tailored offers are trying to scam me. I was told I did not receive my delivery and I need to pay for delivery. For an iPhone X

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  • April 16, 2018 at 5:03 PM by an anonymous user from Gaborone, Botswana

    Today I got a notification saying I won an iPhone as I was chosen to be one of the top users of the desktop so I had to answer 4 questions in order to claim my price and also pay $1, but if chrome does not have any competition of current I am very lucky because after answering the questions the page disappeared

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    • April 20, 2018 at 10:34 AM by an anonymous user from Lagos, Nigeria

      I to paid 1$ for the I phone 6s but I don't receive any phone

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    • April 18, 2018 at 8:44 AM by an anonymous user from Windhoek, Khomas, Namibia

      what was the zip code that you entered

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  • April 15, 2018 at 9:00 PM by an anonymous user from Beaverton, Oregon, United States

    What about the diet supplement KETO that is advertised as a Shark Tank product?

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  • March 8, 2018 at 2:25 PM by an anonymous user from Kolkata, West Bengal, India

    One message came on my page suddenly that I'm the lucky winner of chrome of this week. it gave me to spine the wheel and win an iPhone... after that filling the form about my address the page does not receive it. I'm astonished.

    Pls give reply

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  • March 2, 2018 at 8:34 PM by an anonymous user from Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

    can google sue or bring them to justice otherwise many people will fall into the scammers.

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    • March 2, 2018 at 9:04 PM by info

      You will need to find them in order to sue them. These scammers are operating in foreign countries where it is hard to catch them.

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  • February 28, 2018 at 1:58 PM by info

    Here is another scam:

    "Congratulations Google User, you have won a gift!

    February 24, 2018

    Every day we select 10 lucky users at random to receive a gift from our sponsors. This is just our way to thank you for your continuous support.

    Today you can win an iPhone X®.

    To win all you need to do is to answer the following 3 questions.

    Note: 10 randomly chosen users got this invitation and there are just a few prizes.

    You just have 0 minutes and 44 seconds to answer the following questions before we give the prizes to another lucky user! Good luck!"

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  • February 28, 2018 at 4:02 AM by an anonymous user from Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

    What if I already posted my personal information?! Please help me and answer my question...😥

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    • February 28, 2018 at 6:20 AM by info

      Just be careful going forward because the scammers will contact you and attempt to scam you.

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  • February 26, 2018 at 1:56 PM by an anonymous user from Sharjah, Ash Shariqah, United Arab Emirates

    Today I have opened a Google page like this. It's mentioned that participate the survey and win iPhone.

    Page very similarly with original Google page. I can sent screenshot.

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  • February 17, 2018 at 11:31 PM by an anonymous user from Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa

    The offer was for a free Apple I-phone X. I am always suspicious of these sorts of things, but this Google survey quiz looked so legitimate on my phone that I nearly fell for it

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  • February 10, 2018 at 1:48 AM by an anonymous user from Harare, Zimbabwe

    They are saying its a lucky day 10 lucky google users will receive prices. A $1 to secure your account. If it's indeed a give away, why then a dollar.

    I gave them my account number without a CVV, can they do much with it.

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    • February 10, 2018 at 3:20 AM by info

      Yes, they can still charge your card without the CVV. Contact your bank for help.

      Merchants can charge your credit card without the CVV.

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  • February 9, 2018 at 7:55 AM by an anonymous user from Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

    I unfortunately fell for the scam and entered my bank details. I have requested to cancel the membership with the site it asked me to sign up to - do I need to do anything else? I am worried!!

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  • February 6, 2018 at 11:18 AM by an anonymous user from Lagos, Nigeria

    Yes I just recieved a a notification while using the goole app..guys beware its a scam there's nothing like iPhoneX or PS

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  • February 4, 2018 at 9:28 AM by an anonymous user from Davao City, Davao, Philippines

    pls tell us what we can do after we have succumbed to this $1 iphone X scam. have already sent payment, and credit card details...now feeling very regretful

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    • February 6, 2018 at 11:05 AM by Shekhar74 from West Bengal, India

      Got the same scam at: hxxp://www.consumersrvycnter.com/

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    • February 4, 2018 at 9:45 AM by info

      Contact your bank for help to refund your money and prevent the scammers from continuously charging your credit card.

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  • February 3, 2018 at 8:40 PM by an anonymous user from Harare, Zimbabwe

    I'm here cause I've just won an iPhone X too😂it looked soo real until they asked for a dollar, my email address and my home address!

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  • February 3, 2018 at 4:35 PM by an anonymous user from Quezon City, National Capital Region, Philippines

    Iphone X for $1. Questions from google. Is it true?

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    • February 3, 2018 at 11:20 PM by an anonymous user from San Juan City, Metro Manila, Philippines

      I have similar encounter about it. its not true

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    • February 3, 2018 at 8:34 PM by an anonymous user from Harare, Zimbabwe

      I'm here cause I've just come across the same offer as well!

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    • February 3, 2018 at 5:25 PM by info

      No, it is a scam.

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  • February 3, 2018 at 2:07 AM by an anonymous user from Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

    its saying I won iphone x and can get it for 1$ what should I do

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    • February 3, 2018 at 4:03 AM by info

      It is a scam, do not follow their instructions.

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  • February 1, 2018 at 10:19 PM by an anonymous user from Ampara, Eastern Province, Sri Lanka

    I also give my bank details

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  • January 23, 2018 at 8:15 AM by an anonymous user from Colombo, Western, Sri Lanka

    is google giving iphone x to the randomely selected person?

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    • January 30, 2018 at 1:22 PM by an anonymous user from Dhaka, Bangladesh

      I also got the same

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    • January 25, 2018 at 12:48 PM by an anonymous user from Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

      yeah I got the message

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    • January 24, 2018 at 2:16 PM by an anonymous user from Zagreb, City of Zagreb, Croatia

      NO, they don't! It's scam!

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    • January 23, 2018 at 11:12 AM by info

      No, it is a scam.

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  • January 23, 2018 at 7:48 AM by an anonymous user from Colombo, Western, Sri Lanka

    Google chrome said I won the Apple iPhone x, is this message is true?

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    • January 23, 2018 at 11:12 AM by info

      No, it is a scam.

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  • January 22, 2018 at 9:08 AM by an anonymous user from Lagos, Nigeria

    Same thing happened to me on 20th Jan 2018, I was asked to answer Google Chrome Survey Question to win an IphoneX. I supplied my Credit Card info in order to qualify for the one chance $1 price. They deducted #10.00 Nigeria currency of the account I used for it. But a website called organizejobs.com is accompanied to it.

    Sao Paula is the account name who with drawn the BRL1.00.

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  • January 22, 2018 at 3:56 AM by an anonymous user from Harare, Zimbabwe

    Just received a message from google chrome saying I had won an apple iphone, based on an i.p. address they gave me; also said I needed to complete a survey to win the prize.

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  • January 21, 2018 at 6:56 AM by an anonymous user from Colombo, Western, Sri Lanka

    Will scammers do something to me if I just gave them my address, full name, email and postal code?

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    • January 21, 2018 at 7:32 AM by info

      They will contact you and attempt to scam you, so just be careful going forward.

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  • January 21, 2018 at 1:36 AM by an anonymous user from Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan

    I just received a message from chrome wineverday...they said that I have won n iphone x n I only need to pay 1$ for shipping through my credit card..I found it suspicious that is way im here...is it true?? BUT it looked so real

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    • January 21, 2018 at 6:42 AM by info

      No, it is not true, it is a scam.

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  • January 16, 2018 at 7:14 PM by an anonymous user from Kingston, Jamaica

    I was offered an apple 10 a while ago and gave the information. what should I do

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    • January 23, 2018 at 5:15 AM by info

      If you didn't give them your credit card information, then just be careful going forward because the scammers will contact you and attempt to scam you.

      If you did, contact your bank for help.

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  • January 11, 2018 at 11:31 AM by an anonymous user from Whitestone, England, United Kingdom

    I just received a message from prizequize, they said that I have won a apple X they provide me a number to call for more info.

    I tried but they didn't respond my call. I gave them my phone number, my name but not my I.D, name. I gave them my Address m afraid now; don't know what should I do. The most important thing is my Address :-(

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    • January 16, 2018 at 8:42 AM by an anonymous user from Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States

      You should never give ANYONE your address, even if they seem close. You should read up on websites, to make sure they are safe and are a professional business center. However, make sure these “professionals” are not scammers in disguise.

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    • January 11, 2018 at 11:40 AM by info

      Just be careful going forward because the scammers will contact and attempt to scam you.

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  • January 11, 2018 at 2:17 AM by an anonymous user from Harare, Zimbabwe

    There is also another apple x google chrome scam beware of that.

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    • January 11, 2018 at 11:11 AM by an anonymous user from Whitestone, England, United Kingdom

      I just received a message from a number that I have won a apple X phone and they provide me an another number in message to call for more info. I tried to call but they didn't respond. I have provided them my address. I don't know what should I do now:-(

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      • January 11, 2018 at 11:20 AM by info

        Just careful going forward because the scammers will be contacting you in an attempt to scam you.

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  • January 8, 2018 at 11:46 AM by an anonymous user from Dela Paz Norte, Central Luzon, Philippines

    Hello. I already click ok to the quiz contest Chrome. It said that I won 3500 and they ask my complete address my complete name and also my email.. I received message to my email and it won. I was afraid now because I think this is scam. They already know my address. I just click the quiz in just want to try if this real because some comments there seys that they think it joke or fake but its real.. what will I do now I was afraid about it..

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    • January 8, 2018 at 1:25 PM by info

      Just be careful going forward.

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  • December 29, 2017 at 5:14 AM by an anonymous user from Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States

    I have a different issue when I go to the sweepstakestoday.com web page a fake google contest comes up and takes the site over and there is no way to get rid of and return to the web page.

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  • December 17, 2017 at 8:09 AM by an anonymous user from Nashville, Tennessee, United States

    I am having the same problem on my IPad - it overtakes some webpages but for some reason not all of them.

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    • December 29, 2017 at 6:22 AM by an anonymous user from Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States

      Is there any way to get rid of it.

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  • December 13, 2017 at 7:07 PM by an anonymous user from Coram, New York, United States

    I have a Google prize contest that I cannot get off of my i-pad. It will not go away and you can not erase it in any way. Damn it, how do you get this removed?

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    • December 17, 2017 at 8:08 AM by an anonymous user from Nashville, Tennessee, United States

      Yes, I have the same problem!

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  • December 12, 2017 at 11:06 PM by an anonymous user from Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada

    They gave me a timer and I won then they told me to pick a prize and that I would get it for sure then asked me for lots of info like credit card numbers and last name first name.

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    • December 30, 2017 at 2:50 PM by an anonymous user from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

      The same thing happened to me last night. I gave them my email address and home address. No banking or other financial info though. Who should I report this to?

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  • December 3, 2017 at 4:46 AM by an anonymous user from Mandaluyong City, National Capital Region, Philippines

    They asked me 3 questions and they told me that I've won and if I want to claim the prize I should fill out the following, my question is, is this true?

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    Code No. PSN20121205

    Section A: Grand Prize Value Disclosure

    You have been directed to this prize claim form because you are a verified and confirmed winner of one of the prizes listed above. The Grand Prize value is:

    $3,500.00

    Section B: Claim Information

    Note: You are a guaranteed winner of one of the prizes listed above. Fill out the form below to claim your prize.

    Failure to complete this form in its entirety may result in forfeiture of your prize.

    Your prize notification and FreeLotto entry confirmations, daily results and sponsored advertising messages will be sent by e-mail only from FreeLotto:

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    This confirmation is contingent upon meeting the age and residency requirement. These prizes are being offered by FreeLotto.com as part of a worldwide publicity campaign. Offer is valid for a limited time.

    CLAIM NOW

    By clicking on “CLAIM NOW” above, I acknowledge that I have read the Official Rules, Sweepstakes Rules and FreeLotto Privacy Policy and agree to be bound by them.

    senderscore This site is protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program

    Please click to see profile.

    Why are we giving away these AMAZING PRIZES?

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    • December 3, 2017 at 4:56 AM by info

      No, it is not true.

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  • December 2, 2017 at 9:35 AM by an anonymous user from Bath, England, United Kingdom

    Just won an iPhone X on my moto mobile LOL at hxxp://apple.ln1.quiztionnaire.com/! Just wanted my name, email and DoB, and permission for anyone to contact me. I didn't fill it in.

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  • November 21, 2017 at 11:19 AM by an anonymous user from Chicago, Illinois, United States

    Recently I got an email from a website called surprise boxes. They emailed me saying congratulations you have won the iPhone x and when I fill out a form it says to add credit. Can pay the admin and registration fee of $19.93, so is this a scam?

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    • November 21, 2017 at 11:42 AM by info

      Yes, it is a scam.

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  • November 19, 2017 at 10:12 AM by an anonymous user from St Helens, England, United Kingdom

    Just got an alert saying take part and answer three questions supplied my name and my mobile number.

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  • October 18, 2017 at 5:37 PM by an anonymous user from London, England, United Kingdom

    Just got caught out, thought it was legit from Google. Did the quiz angered name and address and paid £1 on debit card. Am I safe, don't remember downloading new apps or update recently.

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    • October 18, 2017 at 5:49 PM by info

      You gave them your debit card info, which means they can charge it at anytime. Contact your bank and let them know you have unknowingly used your card on a fraudulent website. They will advise you.

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  • September 13, 2017 at 2:27 PM by an anonymous user from Los Angeles, California, United States

    I Just had the same type of thing on my cell phone -- it really looked like google -- I answered the quiz and picked a prize. I did fill out things with my name and address, but when they asked for 19.95 in shipping and handling -- I went off the site -- could I be in danger?

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    • September 13, 2017 at 3:38 PM by info

      No, you are not in any danger once you didn't give out sensitive information, or download and installed an app.

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  • September 9, 2017 at 3:21 PM by an anonymous user from West Linn, Oregon, United States

    If you answered the questions but did not give any information regarding personal names, address etc.... are you in danger of stolen identity anyway?

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    • September 9, 2017 at 8:46 PM by info

      No, that is not enough information to steal your identity. But, the scammers will contact and use the information that you have sent in an attempt to scam you.

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  • September 1, 2017 at 12:21 PM by starsor from Winchester, California, United States

    Hello - This just happened on my LG phone. I have no idea if any of the answers I answered was correct and surprised that they said all 4 were correct. Then I saw that others said they purposefully answered them incorrectly and still got them "right". It was a popup on my phone, so I thought it was legitimate, since I don't get pop-ups. It's weird, because right before that popped up, an app that I recently uploaded popped up to ask me to upgrade, which doesn't usually happen. That app was "speechnotes" (which is an amazing app) and the advertisement in the display is from an app called Wish Inc.

    I think I accidentally clicked on the ad and that's when the scam popped up. Before I paid for "shipping", I read the terms and conditions. Basically, the scam is from a company called "Premium Content Network". In 10 days, they charge you $69.99 every 45 days with the same credit card you provide for shipping. That's when I started to do a search and found your site. I signed up with you guys, so I could post my experience.

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    • July 14, 2018 at 3:39 AM by an anonymous user from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

      What's the verdict on "Premium Content Network" basically you take a survey then select the Prize... Iphone X tgen Ask you to subscribe to receive 6 magazines saying they'll charge $73.99 4 times a year starting at the end of the trial period Cancel at anytime....

      To unsubscribe call (844)340-3897 or email. support@superiorcustomerservice.com

      Seems Shady as Fugg...but I almost fell for it..looks kinda legit or something....BuNk

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    • September 5, 2017 at 11:05 PM by an anonymous user from Alabaster, Alabama, United States

      After downloading and opening the Bible Gateway app from the App Store, a pop-up message opened in SafarI saying it was from Google offering free iPhone 7 or PS4, cruise or up to $500 gifts after completing a quiz. To claim the prize, personal info and credit card have to be provided. Below is an extract from the terms and conditions that also have to be accepted as well as the URL of the site. I can't believe this Bible Gateway app would allow this type of scams. I regret having to delete this app and place this as a negative review since it is completely inappropriate for a Christian related app to expose their users to scams.

      Extract from the terms and conditions:

      "Recurring Membership Fees

      At the end of the 10-day trial, your membership in the Premium Content Network will automatically continue unless and until canceled. You agree that for the Savings Benefits portion of the Membership, the Premium Content Network will charge the same credit card you provided a fee of sixty-nine dollars and ninety-nine cents ($69.99) 8 times per year starting at the end of your ten day trial membership and approximately every 45 days thereafter unless canceled (the "Saving Benefits Fee") In addition, you agree that for the Magazine Subscription portion of the membership, Premium Content Network will automatically charge the same credit card you provided a fee of $73.99. 4 times per year, starting at the end of the trial period and approximately every 75 days thereafter unless canceled. You may cancel either portion or both portions of the membership to avoid future billing and you may receive a refund if you cancel within 30 days of any charge. To cancel call customer support at (844) 340-3897 or email support@superiorcustomerservices.com."

      This is the fraudulent site to enter personal info to claim iPhone 7:

      hxxps://iphone7-sweepstakes2-black .funandgames2017.com/no-game.html#shipping-form

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  • August 29, 2017 at 1:25 PM by an anonymous user from Stalybridge, England, United Kingdom

    I have been getting these things all afternoon telling me I can win something; how do I get rid of it.

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    • August 29, 2017 at 1:37 PM by info

      Are you getting them via email or as pop-ups when you are browsing the Internet?

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  • August 29, 2017 at 12:27 PM by an anonymous user from Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

    Today's survey lead to the the following url:

    hxxps:// iphone7-sweepstakes2-black.funandgames2017.com /no-game#shipping-form

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  • August 15, 2017 at 9:59 AM by an anonymous user from Brooklyn, New York, United States

    Today August 15, 2017, they had another fake contest. The winners would receive an iPhone 7 if they answered 3 questions correctly. I deliberately answered all 3 questions wrong and it still responded that I answered correctly and that I won!

    Fake contest for sure!

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    • August 18, 2017 at 12:42 AM by an anonymous user from Paranaque City, Calabarzon, Philippines

      Earlier I answered the 3 question on the form and it said that my answers were correct and that's why google said again choose from the iPhone the available prize is iphone 7. Doesn't it mean it is a fake or not?

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      • August 18, 2017 at 6:53 AM by info

        It is a fake.

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  • July 23, 2017 at 3:25 PM by an anonymous user from Memphis, Tennessee, United States

    Is https://www.greatgiveawayweepstakes s8.winnintwentyseventeen.com real?

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    • July 23, 2017 at 3:34 PM by info

      No, it is a fake or a scam.

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  • July 21, 2017 at 12:46 PM by an anonymous user from Stockport, England, United Kingdom

    Got a pop up at 6.45am on Monday morning from 'Google' advising me that I had been chosen to receive a gift of an iPad, an iPhone or one other item, which I can't remember, in exchange for completing a short survey. I started to fill in the survey questions, but as they got more invasive, I decided to abort the survey. Since then I have bombarded with emails and phone calls from people who want to ask me even more questions. I can't believe I was such a fool. Don't follow my example.

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  • July 12, 2017 at 2:56 AM by an anonymous user from Curepipe, Plaines Wilhems District, Mauritius

    How to remove this from my phone.

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  • July 11, 2017 at 2:45 PM by an anonymous user from Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

    I was on Facebook and it automatically went to Google asked me 4 questions and told me I won a red iPhone. I'm really concerned. I gave them my mailing address and email. Very concerned. Please advise!

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    • September 2, 2017 at 11:25 AM by an anonymous user from Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

      Me too, so what should I do now?

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    • July 11, 2017 at 3:21 PM by info

      There is nothing to worry about, just be careful next time because the scammers will contact and attempt to scam you.

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  • July 11, 2017 at 11:22 AM by an anonymous user from Houston, Texas, United States

    It came up on my phone stating I have 9 minutes to answer 4 questions and I don't know if I have gotten any answers right they texted congratulations they as for my information. I texted it but when it came to submitting for claim, I didn't do so, what now?

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    • July 11, 2017 at 11:52 AM by info

      You didn't fall their scam, therefore, there is nothing that you need to do.

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  • June 30, 2017 at 11:36 AM by an anonymous user from Pune, Maharashtra, India

    I just gave my phone number for number verification to a scam site(probably scam). But not sure as it actually verified my number and as usual offering an iPhone 7.

    Just came here to make sure it's a scam. It was that Rs.349 the common scam site I see! Do I have to face the music for giving my no.?¿?

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    • June 30, 2017 at 2:32 PM by info

      No, just be careful next time.

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  • June 26, 2017 at 3:14 PM by an anonymous user from Seattle, Washington, United States

    As soon as they ask for money for shipping and stuff you know it is not a stand up company like Google. Google would never tell you have won and then charge to award the prize. Use common sense, don't be a Patsy.

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  • June 26, 2017 at 7:49 AM by an anonymous user from Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina, United States

    I was a sucker and fell for this one yesterday 6/25/2017. Have been wondering about it since. Gave my credit card number and have a promised fee of $19.93 for shipping and handling of a free iPhone 7 from "REPLY SUPPORT" for "Other Services". I hope that is all I have let myself in for...

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  • June 26, 2017 at 7:05 AM by an anonymous user from St. Johns, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

    I got a questionaire from Google asking for my Visa and they would send me a Red Apple Iphone. I was not content to do this so I checked with you online and found out it is a scam. Thank you for this info.

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  • June 24, 2017 at 8:40 AM by an anonymous user from Lapu-Lapu City, Central Visayas, Philippines

    Early this month I receive a question from Google and that I win an iPhone 7 but I should know if is it not true.

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  • June 23, 2017 at 1:05 PM by an anonymous user from New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India

    I too almost got away with it but thankfully my phone got switched off.

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  • June 7, 2017 at 2:58 PM by an anonymous user from West Palm Beach, Florida, United States

    I just had a screen pop-open that claimed I was one of only nine people selected to "win" a prize valued at up to $749 if answered 4 questions correctly. I figured it was baloney and did not do it, I immediately GOOGLED to search for info on "Google prize scam" and came to this site "online threat alerts". Thank you.

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    • June 14, 2017 at 6:21 AM by an anonymous user from Docklands, Victoria, Australia

      Yup, it said that I have a time limit and I could win a iPhone 7.

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  • June 7, 2017 at 10:46 AM by an anonymous user from Taylor, Michigan, United States

    They should investigate themselves for scamming people with their fake contest.

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  • June 7, 2017 at 10:44 AM by an anonymous user from Taylor, Michigan, United States

    I have entered the contest too and won an iPhone 6. They should be banned from the internet posing as a legit company as Google; they fool people into buying books and get personal information and they scam people. They should not be allowed to be on the internet. Thanks for nothing. Nevelia.

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  • June 6, 2017 at 11:53 PM by an anonymous user from New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India

    Pl. Take action against evil task master.

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  • June 1, 2017 at 8:20 AM by an anonymous user from Bracknell, England, United Kingdom

    Just had google short quiz one min 30secs to complete to win £1125 iPhone or other prizes, but the only iPhone is available. Partially completed but didn't submit. Not sure whether it's legit or not?

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    • June 1, 2017 at 9:12 AM by info

      It is not legit, it is a scam.

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  • May 25, 2017 at 10:57 AM by an anonymous user from Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom

    I am worried by this should I be?

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    • May 25, 2017 at 11:11 AM by info

      What did you do? Did submit your personal information? If you did, just be careful next time. But, if you have submitted your credit card and other financial information, please contact your bank for help.

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  • May 24, 2017 at 3:52 AM by an anonymous user from Edmonds, Washington, United States

    Recently a friend of mine and myself have supposedly been one of the lucky this week to be chosen as possible winners of one of the thousands of gifts as well as a chance to win millions of dollars in a "google" rewards program. Unfortunately, my friend hit accept and entered his email account which I believe they are using to send him junk mail and ads. The URL which this window appears in is as follows: hxxp://nbrxvj.net/...

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  • May 11, 2017 at 9:42 AM by an anonymous user from Chicago, Illinois, United States

    I was looking at my group on when this google survey to win kicked in. This was on May 10th 2017.

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  • May 2, 2017 at 3:44 AM by an anonymous user from Gurgaon, Haryana, India

    So, I also won iphone 6 but I havn't received this? Totally fake.

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  • April 23, 2017 at 2:59 PM by an anonymous user from Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

    IS THIS A SCAM?

    "hxxp://prizesaheadforyou.stream

    Congratulations Google User, you have won a Google gift!

    April 23

    Every Sunday we choose 10 lucky users randomly once a day to receive a gift from our sponsors. This is just our way to thank you for your continuous support for our product and services.

    You can choose a Samsung Galaxy S7, iPad Air 2 or iPhone 7.

    To win all you need to do is to answer the following 3 questions.

    Note: 10 randomly chosen users got this invitation and there are just a few prizes.

    You just have 0 minutes and 00 seconds to answer the following questions before we give the prizes to another lucky user! Good luck!

    Question 1 out of 3: Who founded Google?

    Bill Gates Mark Zuckerberg Larry Page

    Comments:

    Toby Marsh

    At first I thought it was a joke, but actually my Samsung S7 came this morning and there is nothing stopping me from signing up for ALL of them, which I did lol

    April 22 at 1:54am

    Alicia Rice

    Mine just arrived today. Thanks for the iPhone !!!!

    April 21 at 4:18pm

    Georgina Ellis

    Damn, I wanted the iPad Air2! Its out of stock !!!! but free better than nothing, I still got my Samsung S7 yesterday... XOXO

    April 21 at 4:59am

    NaomI Fraser

    This quiz was too easy, I do hope I'll get my iPhone 7 too.

    April 21 at 3:33am"

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    • August 30, 2017 at 10:23 PM by an anonymous user from Jackson, Mississippi, United States

      It is scam and anyone saying it isn't is connected to the scam...if is too good to be true it is..(the scammers come to these sites to try to throw people off by saying

      Hey I got one...nobody makes them prove it and it helps perpetuate the scam.

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    • April 23, 2017 at 3:22 PM by info

      It is a scam.

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  • April 14, 2017 at 10:28 PM by an anonymous user from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    "Congratulations Bell Canada User! Your Galaxy Tab 3 Lite has Won (1) Google Gift!"

    This is the contest that keeps popping up when I'm try to enter my WiFI password. I change page... they are scammers Im presuming....... can you please stop these scammers? They must have already have gotten a lot of poor victims with this horrible scam. I am fortunate enough to have caught this on time.

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  • April 9, 2017 at 4:24 PM by an anonymous user from London, England, United Kingdom

    I gave them a fake name than my email address and then when I went to the next page I wrote my personal details but before I press continue found this website, then I deleted it and went out of that website. It is bad will they contact me.

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  • April 7, 2017 at 8:42 AM by an anonymous user from Chicago, Illinois, United States

    There is a new scam about google & comcast offering guaranteed iphone 7 prize by answering their survey. This is the website url:

    hxxp://survey016.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/

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  • March 29, 2017 at 10:44 PM by an anonymous user from Makati City, National Capital Region, Philippines

    Hi! I already receive this from Google claiming I had won iPhone 6 today, then I clicked yes. My question that if I'm a regular user of chrome, I worried that maybe they got some info from me?

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    • March 29, 2017 at 10:56 PM by info

      The scammers will use the information they got from you to contact and attempt to scam you. Therefore, just be careful next time.

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      • July 10, 2017 at 4:52 AM by an anonymous user from Bristol, England, United Kingdom

        The Google quiz for iPhone 7 near the end another page appeared which was for something else. I hit the cross on top left hand side and I thought it would have taken me back to submit or something but thankfully it didn't so unsure any info I did fill in was actually submitted to the scammer?

        Also, even if you enter wrong answers to their quiz it comes up as you were correct, this clearly would show it as a scam.

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  • March 29, 2017 at 5:14 PM by an anonymous user from Pencader, Wales, United Kingdom

    I've just got this... Is it real?

    hxxps://desktop.real-prizes.co.uk/

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    • March 29, 2017 at 5:49 PM by info

      No, it is not real, it is a scam.

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  • March 29, 2017 at 9:02 AM by an anonymous user from Castle Hill, Maine, United States

    Do I have any recourse if I get caught in the iphone scam?

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    • March 29, 2017 at 9:08 AM by info

      Just be careful next time because you won't be able to get back your money (if you have sent any), and the scammers already have your information.

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  • March 28, 2017 at 7:04 PM by an anonymous user from San Jose, California, United States

    I just filled in a questionairre for the Google Great Give Away. Put in my valid Credit Card number and the rest of the info.

    Kept getting message that Credit Card was wrong or I had insufficient funds. Neither was true.

    So much for the IPhone. SUCH a rip-off.

    How do I contact Google so I can tell them about this? They now have all my CC info.

    Thanks

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    • March 28, 2017 at 8:40 PM by info

      Google doesn't have such promotion. The fake promotion was created by cybercriminals to trick potential victims into entering their personal and credit card information on a fake website.

      Therefore, Google did not receive your credit card information, the cybcercriminals have instead. Keep an eye on your credit card statement for unauthorized transactions and report any to your bank, because the cyber-criminals will use your credit card fraudulently.

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  • March 23, 2017 at 8:08 PM by an anonymous user from Chicago, Illinois, United States

    Just got a Google Thursday give away if you can answer 4 questions correctly. I did and it said I won a IPHONE 7. I put my mailing address in and then it asked to check the terms and agreement, but I didn't since there was no way to read it. How can I make sure that I didn't get a virus or something worse?

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    • March 23, 2017 at 8:20 PM by info

      Once you didn't download and install an app or software, you didn't get a virus.

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  • March 17, 2017 at 9:37 AM by an anonymous user from Singapore, Central Singapore, Singapore

    This is what I got today:

    "https://www.fun-offer-singapore.com .com/_static/_supload/ pl/SG_Chrome/Chrome_Iphone7 /iphone7/index.html"

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  • February 25, 2017 at 5:29 PM by an anonymous user from Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

    I had a similar thing and I'm glad I saw this before answering it.

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  • February 24, 2017 at 9:54 PM by an anonymous user from Swords, Leinster, Ireland

    Nearly fell for a scam tonight from Google saying I had chance to win 500euro Supervalu voucher...thought it was safe because of reference to well known local supermarket here in Ireland. Answered 3 questions and confirmed mob no but then alarm bells went off when received txt saying entry would cost 2 x 4euro each week.

    There was option to text STOP to 57721 which I did but am concerned have left myself vunerable to finacial fraud even though did not give any financial information. Am I safe? I will report this scam to my local Supervalu store as am sure they would like to warn their customers. This scam is very clever as if they only referred to winning phones I would instantly ignore anything like that...PLEASE WARN PEOPLE that they include vouchers for local trustworthy stores to lull you into false sense security. I thought I would always recognise a scam but this one came close to fooling me I have actually never won anything in my life so should have known better than to think my luck had turned!

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  • February 22, 2017 at 7:41 AM by an anonymous user from Nashville, Tennessee, United States

    This was sent to me; could you tell me if it's a scam please.

    "Notification 21/2/2017. From Howell,Gloria Leyshir

    Sent Wednesday, February 22,2017 11:02am

    Subject: Attn: Winner

    View attached file for claims procedure. Congratulations from the staff and members of Google Board Commission.

    Mr.Sundar Pichai, 2017.award@gmail.com.

    I opened it up and it told me my email address was used in a contest and it had won me some money. Was there

    ever a contest or is this a scam?

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    • February 22, 2017 at 7:57 AM by info

      It is a scam.

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  • January 25, 2017 at 6:12 AM by an anonymous user from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    I did same. I answered questions, then closed survey. Checked to see if it's a scam, and it is.

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  • January 18, 2017 at 1:19 PM by an anonymous user from Edgware, England, United Kingdom

    Received today message you have won an iPhone 7, answered the questions and says I have won, checked on here and decided not to claim as looks like scam.

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  • January 12, 2017 at 6:13 PM by info

    Received via email:

    "I didn't realize the Google chrome quiz was a scam and I have already answered marketing questions and put in personal info including name, address, phone, birth date! When I got to checking that I would agree to ad solicitations via email and phone I did not click on and deleted screen. However today I've already received 3 email solicitations and I unsubscribed to them. Now im concerned about fraud. What do you recommend I do?"

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    • January 12, 2017 at 6:14 PM by info

      The scammers will use the information that you have sent to contact you and attempt to convince you into taking part in their scams. Therefore, just be careful next time. Once you do not follow their instructions, you are OK.

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  • January 6, 2017 at 5:26 AM by an anonymous user from New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand

    Here's the one I got:

    http://iphone-7.giveaway -official.com/?sitenm=mobileap

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  • December 14, 2016 at 6:27 PM by an anonymous user from Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States

    I had a type of pop up , title Google. Google had picked 10 people to receive a iPhone 7 travel package. Includes the phone & a weekend cruise. Had to answer 3 questions.

    The questions were, 1) who started Google, gave you 3 answers to pick from ( for each question), # 1 Larry S., 2) What year did Google start, 2012. 3) what country is Google located, US.

    Then , you answered all questions correctly. Then takes you to next page, fill out your information & credit card information ( to pay only for the shipping $14.99, but then you must check box to agree with terms & conditions.

    That agreement to 10 day trial, after trial, pay 69.99, every forty five days for continued access for contest's.

    For the subscription to PREMIUM CONTENT NETWORK. STATED YOU COULD CANCEL AT ANY TIME, CONTACT CUSTOMER SERVICE, EMAIL,PHONE OR BY MAIL. *** GAVE ME A (REF# 8448175065 c s. SUPPORT ). Rhis was for GOOGLE CUSTOMERS -

    SCAM? PLEASE LET ME KNOW. THANK YOU. BECAUSE I RECEIVED THIS ( 2X'S - BECAUSE I DIDN'T COMPLETE INFORMATION)

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    • December 14, 2016 at 7:21 PM by info

      It is a scam.

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  • December 10, 2016 at 7:14 AM by info

    Received via email:

    "Hi I have a question I did not click on the price thing but I did answer the questions of how often and how happy I am with chrome does that mean they will get my personal info even tho I did not finallize the whole thing?"

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    • December 10, 2016 at 7:14 AM by info

      No, they will not get your personal.

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  • December 8, 2016 at 7:09 AM by info

    Received via email:

    "I am petrified, and I think I am really stupid. Yesterday I was on YAHOO, looking to buy a dog, and this completion appeared on my screen, said it was from GOOGLE, and it was to win an I PHONE 7, I took part in the competion, and was told I had WON THE I PHONE 7, I could choose the colour and everything, I did that, then it asked for my address and postcode plus DOB, so that the phone could be shipped out.

    Just now, I had a nice gentleman phone me, he spoke about the phone that I had WON, and asked if I would like a free SIM card, with O2, saying that the new phone would cost me a lot of money, if I was to go with pay as you go!!! I have his telephone number, as I asked him to phone me, tomorrow, when my husband is here.

    I have his phone number, if you would like it.

    Please tell me, that this is not a hoax, am a very vulnerable person."

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    • April 5, 2017 at 5:50 PM by an anonymous user from Chardon, Ohio, United States

      Its a scam you should be very careful online and never trust pop-ups

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    • December 13, 2016 at 11:18 AM by an anonymous user from Slough, England, United Kingdom

      Same here and I did it!

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    • December 8, 2016 at 7:42 AM by info

      Dear Online Threats Team,

      You see I don't know if this GOOGLE COMPETITION thing I did last night is true or not, have I won an I phone 7?? Are you able to tell me??

      Ok, so this guy that phoned me this morning offering me A FREE SIM CARD 02 pay as you go, sounded genuine, or was he?

      His phone number was:- 0161 814 9316

      He said he would PHONE me again tomorrow evening, so that I could tell him if I wanted the FREE SIM CARD or not. You see if I have won the phone, I would give it to my husband, as his is broken!! I never win anything usually.

      If you could kindly look into this, I would be so grateful.

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      • December 8, 2016 at 7:46 AM by info

        It is not true, it is a scam.

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  • October 26, 2016 at 3:45 AM by an anonymous user from London, England, United Kingdom

    This keeps coming up whenever I open a page. It's really annoying as I know it's a scam and have no intention of giving them my details.

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    • January 20, 2018 at 1:18 AM by an anonymous user from Beaverton, Oregon, United States

      You might need to reset your browser settings to default.

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    • April 5, 2017 at 5:52 PM by an anonymous user from Chardon, Ohio, United States

      Try to uninstall chrome and then reinstall it from google official website.

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  • October 19, 2016 at 3:34 PM by an anonymous user from London, England, United Kingdom

    I had a pop up telling me I was one of 10 lucky winners of an iphone7 and to select 3 answers to a quiz which were correct. Then was asked to give my name address and mobile number and e-mail address which I did but then something felt wrong as it asked if I was a homeowner and then lots of other offers were listed I.e home improvements and so forth so.

    I went no further. Not sure if they got my details as I didn't press continue.

    Am I now at risk? My phone then rang (withheld) but I didn't answer and no message was left.

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    • October 19, 2016 at 4:39 PM by info

      You are not at risk if you do not follow their instructions. Since they have your telephone number they will continue to call you in an attempt to scam you.

      If you are continously being call by the scammers, contact your service provider for help.

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  • October 19, 2016 at 7:27 AM by an anonymous user from Manchester, England, United Kingdom

    I keep receiving this scam and it's really annoying. I spotted it was a scam because it seemed too good to be true...therefore it probably is! There's no way of stopping it then?

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  • September 30, 2016 at 7:28 PM by an anonymous user from South Ozone Park, New York, United States

    I just answered the questions then exited out, am I okay?

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    • October 4, 2016 at 7:36 AM by an anonymous user from Kettering, England, United Kingdom

      I received the same scam and also exited after answering the 3 questions.

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    • September 30, 2016 at 9:13 PM by info

      Yes, you are ok. As long as you did not provide them with any personal and financial information, download an app, or was taken to a website that asked for your online account user name and password.

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      • January 1, 2017 at 1:14 PM by an anonymous user from Springfield, Ohio, United States

        So I just did one ( I feel dumb). It was from Google chrome. It said every Sunday they give out 1000 dollar gift cards for being a loyal google chrome user.

        Filled out the address part and my phone number number and financial info. Answered some questions and left. It said my card was reserved but I immediately felt weird about it.

        Is there anything bad they can do with that info? If so what can I do? They had a box you could check agreeing to have them contact you with offers and agree to their terms and I didn't check the box. Kinda worried right now.

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        • January 1, 2017 at 1:43 PM by info

          If you gave them your credit card information, please contact your bank for help before the card is used fraudulently. Otherwise, there is nothing to worry about, just be careful next time, because the scammers will contact and attempt to scam you.

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          • June 14, 2017 at 6:41 AM by an anonymous user from Docklands, Victoria, Australia

            I filled in some of the questions (feel really stupid) am I in trouble? Please help.

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            • June 14, 2017 at 7:47 AM by info

              No, you are not in trouble. But, the scammers will contact you and attempt to scam you using the information that you have sent. Therefore, be careful going forward.

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  • September 15, 2016 at 5:36 AM by an anonymous user from Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

    Im so mad i thought i won an iphone 7, when i try to enter my address it keeps saying it cant match, good thing i searched this competition before submitting anything.

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  • September 12, 2016 at 4:20 AM by an anonymous user from Quezon, Calabarzon, Philippines

    Thank you ..

    Because of this message I know what to do..

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  • September 8, 2016 at 3:37 AM by an anonymous user from Thornbury, Victoria, Australia

    Hi, I already have and I was just wondering what do I do?

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  • August 14, 2016 at 7:51 AM by an anonymous user from Ascot Vale, Victoria, Australia

    I am so worried right now. I gave them my mobile number, address and gmail id. Please help me.

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    • September 8, 2016 at 5:53 AM by info

      Since they have your information, they will contact you and attempt to scam you. So, just be careful going forward.

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      • April 9, 2017 at 5:01 PM by an anonymous user from London, England, United Kingdom

        I gave them a fake name, but my email, and then I nearly gave them my post code. Of course I wrote it down but I didn't press continue because I wanted to check it was true, then I found this.

        So I deleted my post code information and went off the website, but does this mean they seen it even though I didn't press continue.

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        • April 9, 2017 at 5:42 PM by info

          No, they have not seen it. You will have to press the 'Continue' in order to sent the information on the form to them.

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    • August 14, 2016 at 8:03 AM by info

      Since they have your information, they will contact you and attempt to scam you. So, just be careful going forward. There is nothing to worry about.

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      • August 14, 2016 at 8:05 AM by an anonymous user from Ascot Vale, Victoria, Australia

        Thank you. Now I get relief.

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  • August 9, 2016 at 12:28 AM by an anonymous user from Englewood, Colorado, United States

    I just got offered a free I-phone6 courtesy of Google and sponsors Telstra.

    Was diverted to a quiz site so Scam alarm went off and I exited at that point.

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  • August 8, 2016 at 1:49 AM by an anonymous user from Rosetown, Saskatchewan, Canada

    My friend gave his account number and made a purchase for shipping for 1 dollar. Is it possible that they can get money from your account in another day or one of these days? I'm worried for him.

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    • August 8, 2016 at 2:15 AM by info

      What do you mean by his account numbers? How was the payment made? If you are referring to his credit card, yes, they can continue to charge his card. Therefore, your friend will have to contact his bank and have them stop the transactions, or get a new card. The bank will advice him.

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  • July 31, 2016 at 8:30 AM by an anonymous user from Northcote, Victoria, Australia

    What will happen to me. I have given the home address ? I'm so so worry now.

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    • July 31, 2016 at 11:41 AM by info

      Nothing will happen to you. The scammer will contact you using the information that you have sent, in an attempt to scam you, so be careful next time.

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  • July 19, 2016 at 9:37 PM by an anonymous user from Corona, California, United States

    Just had a "spin to win" prompt on the google maps app. "All I need to do is take a short survey. Thanks for posting this.

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  • June 25, 2016 at 8:25 AM by an anonymous user from Ryde, New South Wales, Australia

    There is a quiz about Google from zalinco.com. It is fake. It claimed that I am one of few iphone winners.

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  • May 14, 2016 at 4:01 AM by an anonymous user from Phagwara, Punjab, India

    I took part in such contest and gave the email id and phone number? I am worried now.

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    • May 14, 2016 at 10:20 AM by info

      There is no need to be worried, just be careful next time. Since they have your email address, the scammers will send you fraudulent emails in an attempt to steal your money and information.

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  • May 13, 2016 at 12:55 PM by an anonymous user from Port of Spain (City of Port of Spain), City of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    Why isn't Chrome doing something about this scam? The info looks like a legitimate Google Chrome website.

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  • May 8, 2016 at 4:06 PM by an anonymous user from Ancaster, Ontario, Canada

    Nice job figuring it out.

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  • April 28, 2016 at 11:04 AM by an anonymous user from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India

    Here is the fake quiz referring to Google. Please folks, don't fall into it: https://claimmyvoucher.xyz/

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    • May 9, 2016 at 3:08 AM by an anonymous user from Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

      Thank you man... just now got the quiz..

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  • January 28, 2016 at 5:57 AM by an anonymous user from Noblesville, Indiana, United States

    Just got a message when I turned my phone on. Has chrome logo & says "winner 2016 annual visitor survey". Promises $100 walmart gift card. Here is the link: http://survey.0004. pics/?sov

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  • May 17, 2015 at 6:36 AM by an anonymous user from Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

    "Iphone 5S and Samsung Galaxy phone to be won contest 2015 from Google Chrome..."

    Oh no... I have participated and I stopped it half way immediately...

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    • January 23, 2016 at 3:41 AM by an anonymous user from Wellington, New Zealand

      Same, while I was participating I was thinking that this might be a scam.

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  • April 19, 2015 at 2:22 PM by an anonymous user from Concord, California, United States

    Scam alert saying Google Chrome wants feedback on the chrome website. Its 3 questions and then they ask you to pay for shipping and handling.

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  • April 12, 2015 at 10:48 PM by an anonymous user from Houston, Texas, United States

    How to get rid of information I already gave; I didn't thought this would be a scam

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    • April 12, 2015 at 10:51 PM by info

      Once you have submitted your information, you cannot undo it. Just be careful next time, because they will use the information you have sent, to trick and convince you into doing something.

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  • February 5, 2015 at 7:29 PM by an anonymous user from Green Valley, Arizona, United States

    Chrome Survey came out of the blue. Sounded too good to be true, so I checked. It is not true. Free iPhone 6 not gonna happen.

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    • March 3, 2017 at 11:05 AM by an anonymous user from New Delhi, Haryana, India

      Sir, can you help me in a situation. I have paid RS 349 in a iPhone 7 win survey using my mobile number. Is there a further risk.

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      • March 3, 2017 at 11:28 AM by info

        Contact your mobile provider and ask them for help. They will be able to help you opt-out or cancel mobile services that you have unknowingly subscribed to.

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        • August 30, 2017 at 8:54 PM by an anonymous user from Shaw, England, United Kingdom

          How do I stop the annoying pop up though that doesn't let you go back to what you were doing?

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