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Kohl’s $150 ‘Black Friday’ Coupon Scam
  • 17 August 2018
Kohl's department stores are not distributing $150 "Black Friday" coupons as part of an online...
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Is a Vibrant Bra Promotion a Criminal Scam?
  • 2 March 2018
A Vibrant Body Company bra promotion has been linked to rumors of a human trafficking...
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Lottery Winner Shane Missler Giving Away Money for Retweets?
  • 16 January 2018
A Twitter account promising $5000 for retweets doesn't actually belong to the 20-year-old Mega Millions...
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Pizza Hut 58th Anniversary Freebie Scam
  • 4 October 2017
Pizza Hut is not giving three pizzas away to contest entrants in celebration of their...
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‘Free Disney Theme Park Tickets’ Scam
  • 1 May 2012
Disney is not giving away free theme park tickets to those who like and share...
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Is Dunkin’ Donuts Offering Free Coffee for Teachers Every Monday in September?
  • 25 August 2017
A picture related to a promotion held at one Dunkin' Donuts outlet in 2014 has...
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Verizon Backpack Giveaway
  • 13 July 2017
Readers were skeptical of posts promoting a backpack giveaway complete with school supplies, but it...
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ALDI Coupons Facebook Scam
  • 10 July 2019
An offer on Facebook for free ALDI grocery coupons is not legitimate.
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Sonic Drive-In Red Tray Keychain Promotion
  • 25 May 2016
Sonic Drive-In promotions involving red tray keychains have been widely shared nationwide despite being local...
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Tiny House Giveaway Scam
  • 6 September 2016
Multiple like-farming Facebook pages have lured users with the false promise of tiny house giveaways.
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SCAM: Luxury RV Giveaway
  • 22 July 2016
A Facebook page that promises to give away luxury RV's to users who like and...
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Ticketmaster Class Action Free Ticket Giveaway
  • 21 June 2016
Social media rumors about free tickets from Ticketmaster were largely true, but with some important...
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