The Costco text scam messages below are being sent by online scammers or cybercriminals. The aim of the scams is to trick recipients into clicking the links in them that go to fake and phishing websites that steal account credentials, personal, and financial information.
The Costco Text Scam Messages
Dear Costco member, you have received your annual 2% reward! Refer to the link below to redeem : rewards-wholesaleclub.net
COSTCO ANNUAL MEMBER REWARD
Your annual 2% reward coupon of $156.39 is ready to be redeemed. See: hxxps://pillcompact.com/costco-redeem-2-percent-reward/
Costco: , your code 04954 printed on your receipt from 20 came in 2nd in our iPhone raffle: d2gzr .info/fQSn7z27QXw
Recipients of the Costco text scams are asked not follow the intructions or click the link in them. They should post in them a comment below to share with others, report them to their cellphone provider and then delete them.