There are ads on Facebook, other social media websites, and rest the internet that are promoting a fake free content streaming website called MovieFlix. But, this so-called "A better service than Netflix" movie streaming website is a phishing scam designed to steal credit card details. If you have already provided your credit card information to the fraudulent movie streaming website, cancel the card you have used and get a new one to prevent the scammers from continuously charging your card. And, if you have already been charged, open a dispute with your bank to have your money refunded.
A Movieflix Scam on the Internet
In the fake articles and posts, the scammers attempt to trick consumers by claiming thousands are canceling their Netflix subscriptions and signing up for a competitive streaming service that is free for life.
Here are some of the websites being used by the Movieflix scam:
Remember, Movieflix is a scam! If it's free, why do they want your credit card number? Thousands of Netflix users have unsubscribed from Netflix because of this scam. Make sure to spread this message.
If you come accross the Movieflix or "A better service than Netflix" scam, don’t click on it. And, let your friends know that it is a scam.