Tag: social media

May 23

More fake coupons popping up

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Another week means more fake coupons popping up on social media. Have you seen that Kohl’s coupon offer on Facebook?  It’s a clickbait scam. Scammers are again posing as a well-known retailer to try and get people to click on the link, possibly opening themselves up to malware. All of the tell-tale scams signs are …

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Feb 01

Facebook scam alert

Another Facebook scam is going around. This time, people are sharing a link for a $200 grocery coupon from Wegmans. This is what people see when they click on the link. An alert from CNYCentral.com says a Wegmans representative has confirmed this is fake.  We’ve seen this before. Most recently, with Dick’s Sporting Goods. To …

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