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The "Samsung Galaxy S9 for 1$" Scam Being Sent by Scammers

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The "Samsung Galaxy S9 for 1$" Scam Being Sent by Scammers

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Online users are asked to be on the lookout for fake messages, like the one below, which claim they have a chance to receive a Samsung Galaxy S9 for 1$ if they have answer a few questions. The fake messages, which are often seen on Facebook, is just another trick by online scammers to trick their potential victims into sending them their personal information, and in some cases, their credit card or account information.

A "Galaxy S9 for 1$" Sample Message

Hi! :) A few days ago I saw an article on how you can get a brand new Samsung Galaxy S9 for 1$ if you live in Australia. You just need to answer 4 questions correctly! :) It turns out that all you need to do is simply enter the code SGS9512LM in Google and click on the first link in the results.

Read this article to learn more. It's very easy! :) Yesterday, a courier brought me a package which contained the brand new Samsung Galaxy s9! Better hurry up, as the promotion ends today!"

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

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  • May 17, 2019 at 11:09 PM by an anonymous user from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    Hi Ariel from Montreal, I do have a Samsung Galaxy 7 so I was on my cell on the 15 of May and I got that message, so after I enter the info, my cc didn't go through but my CC was blocked so I call my bank and they told me that was a fraud and I cannot use it anymore and they will send me a new one.

    I was lucky.

    My bank identified the site www.genfet.com

    remove

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