SCAM! Very obviously. :>) Did it sound too good to be true? $1,000 for filling in a survey?
There are a variety of scams in which fraudsters try to trick others into paying with gift cards
from well-known brands like ours. We want to make sure our customers are aware of some common scam attempts that may involve asking for payment using Amazon
.com Gift Cards
and the wrongful use of our brand and logos.
are typically hosted on the sites of third-party providers. Some Amazon
may offer an online gift card
as a sign of appreciation for customers who received an e-mail invitation, qualify for, and complete the survey
. You'll typically receive the gift card
code at the same e-mail address you received the ...
Feb 3, 2017 - Outline: Facebook post claims that you can win a $1000 Amazon Gift Card
by liking the post and associated Page, sharing the post, commenting "done", and clicking a link to "validate your participation". Brief Analysis: The post and associated Facebook Page are fraudulent. No Amazon gift cards
are being ...
Sep 6, 2017 - Stealing your credentials and potentially infecting your gadget with malware. Here's an example of one of the fake emails that Kim Komando found in her inbox. It reads, "You have been selected to take part in our anonymous survey
. Take this 30-second questionnaire
and we'll offer you an ...
Jan 11, 2015 - The reality is, there's no Amazon
customer service survey
, no meaningful feedback will be provided to Amazon
, and the only reward you'll receive is a virus, malware, or having your identity stolen. In this case, the reward mentioned is not an Amazon gift card
, but that's also used frequently. Here's an ...