The main purpose of the fake Google survey being sent by online scammers is to make online users think they will get a reward for taking it, but the rewards shown at the end of the survey are advertisements that the people who have created the survey will get paid for, once the online users purchase the products or services that are being advertised.
The "2019 Annual Visitor Survey Browser Opinion Apple iPhone Xr" Scam
2019 Annual Visitor Survey (Petersfield)
Browser Opinion survey
September 5, 2019
You’ve been personally selected to take part in our 2019 Annual Visitor Survey! Tell us what you think of Chrome and to say “Thank You” you’ll receive a chance to get an Apple iPhone Xr!
Question 1 of 4:
How often do you use Chrome?
That's it, all done! Thank you for your participation.
As we submit the answers to your questions, we are checking our inventory to see what we can offer you as a way of saying “Thank You” for answering our survey questions.
Submitting your answers...
Qualifying your answers...
Checking offer inventory...
Online users who have used their credit cards on the fraudulent website that they were taken to are asked to contact their banks for help. They should let their banks know that they have been tricked into using their credit card on a fraudulent website. Their banks should investigate, cancel the fraudulent transactions and refund their money.
For online users who have only submitted their personal information, they are asked to be careful going forward because they will be contacted by online scammers who will attempt to scam them.