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Costco $125 Voucher Scam on Social Media Websites: Free Groceries

Costco $125 Voucher Scam on Social Media Websites  Free Groceries

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There is a Costco $125 voucher scam circulating on WhatsApp and Facebook, which claims the multinational retailer store is giving away free vouchers due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Social media users who click on the scam will be taken to a website where they will be asked to some questions and ask to share. The scam will then ask social media users to share in order to receive their so-called free voucher, but it doesn't matter how many times they share the scam, they will never receive the voucher they were promised.

Sharing the scam only help spread it to social media users. Therefore, social media users who have already shared the scam are asked to remove or delete it.

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  • June 19, 2020 at 2:47 AM by an anonymous user from: Central, Central and Western District, Hong Kong

    My mum has clicked into the links from Whatsapp and she sent me back the link as today morning my uncles spread this message through Whatsapp to my family. Very suspicious and found this article from google. My mum is in panic now. =.=

  • June 4, 2020 at 8:38 AM by an anonymous user from: Elkridge, Maryland, United States

    I didn’t get in myself

  • May 26, 2020 at 1:52 PM by info

    "From: 1 571 309-2105 )

    Costco is giving away free grocery worth $125 to everyone this week to support the nation during Corona Pandemic. Collect your voucher here: hxxp://

    9:54 AM"

    Received scam via WhatsApp

  • May 25, 2020 at 11:15 AM by an anonymous user from: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    All and this Facebook users believe what they see on facebook without using common sense and to research just for 1 min. Easy to find info at our finger tips. Slow down, stop and think

  • May 25, 2020 at 11:13 AM by an anonymous user from: Surrey, British Columbia, Canada

    I just received a Whatsapp's message from one of my friends . With the link my coupon about Costco giving this 125 free groceries . I was very skeptic although immediately . As this has happened before these scammers using what’s app n Facebook! Grrr.. so I googled right away and did research and I was right it was... so I immediately messaged her back and said it’s a scam . And to message all the peolple she has notified to not go into site and give any info it’s a scam!

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