Scam - "50% Off at All Lowe's Stores - Exclusive Coupon"
February 4, 2016
The Facebook post and website below: "50% off at All Lowe's Stores - Exclusive Coupon," 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 50% off a "All Lowe's stores exclusive" coupon at the website: "www.lowes-stores.com-coupons2016.com". But, the fake and fraudulent website has nothing to do with Lowe's, 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. Lowe's Companies, Inc. is an American company that operates a chain of retail home improvement and appliance stores in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
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If you have received the fake Lowe's exclusive coupon post on your Facebook Wall or Timeline, please report it as spam or delete it.
The Fake Lowe's Stores "Exclusive Coupon" Scam
50% off at All Lowe's Stores - Exclusive Coupon Get your Lowe's coupons here - 1 per person
Complete these steps below to Get Your Lowe's Coupon!
Step 1, Share
2)Final Step: Click Like!
When you have completed the steps above you will be redirected to get your Coupon.
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 Lowe's 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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