MANILA, Philippines - Are you fond of joining online contest that gives away free iPhone or an Audi car but must Like, Share and answer their survey form first? Think before you click!
[BEWARE] : Fake Facebook Page Giving Away Free IPhones And Cars, Click Bait
Sep 05, 2015 at 1:44 AM
Posted by : Pinoy Secret Writer
Filed Under : News & Events
A Facebook page named "Smart Communications Inc" and "Audi R8 4x4" are giving away free iPhones and cars but in order to win, one must Like and Share their page and post. What's even more tricky is the last part wherein they require users to go to a certain website to fill up a survey form. In that form, you must enter your name and email.
BEWARE users! As this is a click bait where they can easily collect a database of emails!
Do you wonder why there are a lot of spam mails going thru your email? Then you must have entered your information in one of this kind of website scam.
THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK!
DO NOT LIKE NOR SHARE THIS AS THESE PAGES ARE FAKE ACCOUNTS!
How to spot fake accounts? Easy. Check when was the page publish, if the promo is too good to be true, then it's too good to be true.
Update: On Smart Communications Inc. Official Facebook page, they released an official statement regarding this hoax:
Hi, Smart Friends!
We learned that there's a "Smart Communications Inc" Facebook Page that is giving away ten (10) new iPhones in exchange of likes, comments, and shares. This is a fake promo and a fake FB account. We already reported this to our partners in Facebook.
For updates, promos, and contests, please follow our Facebook-verified FB Page (this one), or our official accounts in Twitter (@SmartCares) and Instagram (@SmartCares).
Thanks for reporting this to us through tags, comments, and private messages. We appreciate it! smile emoticon ?#LiveMore
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