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Off Target A Facebook coupon offering 50% off at Target retail stores is just another survey scam. Dan Evon Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Reddit Share via Email

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H-E-B $80 Coupon Scam Snopes.com

The fraudulent social media posts falsely proclaimed the distribution of H-E-B coupons was in honor of the store’s 50th anniversary (“HEB is giving free $80 coupon per family to celebrate its

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SCAM: Facebook Costco Voucher

In November 2019, a survey scam was spread via Facebook purporting to offer free $75 Costco coupons in celebration of the company’s anniversary to …

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FACT CHECK: Publix Coupons Facebook Scam

In September 2018, Facebook users began seeing posts advertising a “Get $75 off any purchase of $80 or more” coupon offer for the Publix supermarket chain: Later …

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ALDI Coupons Facebook Scam

“Aldi has a coupon for $60 off a minimum $70 purchase. Aldi has verified this is a scam, but people are sharing it all over facebook.” These coupons are not legitimate, as ALDI themselves

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Hy-Vee 75th Anniversary $80 Coupon Scam Snopes.com

Hy-Vee grocery stores are not distributing free $80 off coupons as part of an anniversary promotion.

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No, Walmart Is Not Offering a Free $50 'Anniversary

Claim: Walmart is offering a free $50 anniversary coupon to social media users who fill out an online survey.

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Is Kohl's Offering $250 Coupons to Social Media Users

Claim: Kohl's is offering free $250 coupons to social media users.

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SCAM: Home Depot Facebook Coupon

The $200 Home Depot coupon scam is very similar to other schemes that targeted Costco, Amazon, and Kroger shoppers. While each scam has …

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Is It a Bad Idea To Laminate Your COVID-19 Vaccine Card

Claim: Vaccination recipients should not laminate their COVID-19 vaccination record cards because it could render them useless or invalid.

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SCAM: Meijer $75 Off Coupon

A $100 off "Back to School" Meijer coupon is just another survey scam. The Meijer supercenter chain is not giving away $75 coupons to users who like and share Facebook posts; it's a …

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Dollar General $150 Coupon Snopes.com

In July 2018, social media users began encountering posts offering a “DG Exclusive Coupon” good for $150 off at Dollar General variety stores, ostensibly distributed to customers in

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FACT CHECK: Lowe's Coupon Scam

This coupon offer was fake, just another iteration of similar scams that have made the online rounds several times before. In May 2015, a fraudulent offer for $100 Lowe’s coupons started

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No, Kroger Is Not Offering a Free $50 ‘Anniversary’ Coupon

No, Kroger Is Not Offering a Free $50 ‘Anniversary’ Coupon on Facebook Yet another "free coupon" scam attempted to lure social media users with bogus promises.

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Coupon Scams Snopes.com

CONSUMER ALERT “Gas Coupons” an Excuse to Get Bank Account Numbers Our office has recently heard that telemarketers are calling households …

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Kroger Free Coupon/Gift Card Scam Snopes.com

This page instructed shoppers to follow “three simple steps” in order to get a free gift card. Once the steps were completed, however, users were not greeted with a coupon code.

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FACT CHECK: $75 Bed Bath & Beyond Coupon

In April 2017, a Bed Bath & Beyond coupon offer (purportedly good for $75 off any purchase) began circulating on Facebook under the guise of a Mother’s Day promotion:

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Subway Counterfeit Coupons Snopes.com

Alas, by the end of September 2005 the Sub Club will be no more, another victim of technology which makes counterfeiting coupons and proof-of-purchase stamps on home computer equipment all too easy.

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$100 JCPenney Coupon Scam Snopes.com

The $100 off $110 coupon offer that has been posted to some social media sites is not a valid JCPenney coupon. I apologize for any confusion this may have caused.

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Kohl's $150 'Black Friday' Coupon Scam Snopes.com

Kohl's department stores are not distributing $150 "Black Friday"coupons as part of an online promotion. Search. Search Menu Main Menu. are promo codes good for 20% or $10 off purchases of $50

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Hy-Vee 75th Anniversary $80 Coupon Scam Hy-Vee grocery stores are not distributing free $80 off coupons as part of an anniversary

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e.l.f. Cosmetics Snopes.com

Then, on orders up to $25.00 — you can enter promo code Carolina and it will take 50% off your order — making everything only 50 cents. It truly is a steal. [Collected via e-mail, May 2008]

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$1 Real Chicken Deal Boston Market Coupon Snopes.com

(Note that this is not a “$1 OFF” coupon — with the coupon, the price of the entire meal is only $1.) Unlike many other Internet-circulated coupons, however, this one is neither a forgery

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Free $100 or $1,000 Walmart Gift Card Scam

In November 2018, a scam tempting Facebook users with Walmart Black Friday and Thanksgiving promotional coupon offers, for $50 off and 85% off, began circulating on social media:

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Free Publix $100 Coupons Scam

There is a fraudulent Publix coupon circulating on social media that states "$100 off your purchase of $120 or more"…. Posted by Publix on Sunday, July 12, 2015

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Does the Honey Browser Extension Work

The browser extension Honey has been around since at least 2013, but we regularly receive questions from readers asking whether it’s for real (rather than a form of scam):. Is the Chrome browser

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Kohl's Thanksgiving Coupon Scam Snopes.com

50 % OFF of everything. Origins: In mid-November 2015, links began circulating on Facebook promising users a Thanksgiving coupon for 50 percent off all Kohl’s purchases:

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FACT CHECK: Did a Parent Find Codeine in Her Child's

Everyone stating that Gerber said they were not responsible for it and only offered them coupons or cut off communication. I have been messaged on Facebook by 2 …

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Last Coupon Snopes.com

Payment coupons are also machine-readable cards used in conjunction with computers to keep track of loans by automated means. receipt of the last coupon triggered a “thank you for paying off

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Free Gas Coupon Snopes.com

Origins: Given the high price of gasoline these days, the offer of a coupon good for free gasoline makes an excellent lure to be used by someone who wanted to, say, pull a …

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Free Company Giveaways Snopes.com

coupons. Thank you for helping us with our first Internet marketing campaign. Please visit our website at www.nike.com. First off, I just want everyone to know that this is the real thing. I

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Bertolli Olive Oil Coupon Snopes.com

Origins: In August 2009, a coupon for a bottle of Bertolli Olive Oil of up to 34 oz. began circulating on the Internet, usually passed from inbox to inbox through e-mail forwarding. Not only did

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H-E-B $80 Coupon Scam 8 July 2019 A free $80 H-E-B grocery coupon Facebook offer is just another version of the ubiquitous

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Food Lion $90 Coupon Snopes.com

In August 2016, a coupon begin to circulate on the Internet, along with the claim that the grocery chain Food Lion is offering $90 off any purchase at the store with the coupon in-hand.

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Fraud & Scams Archives Page 4 of 15 Snopes.com

Is Kohl’s Offering $250 Coupons to Social Media Users? Coupon scams are pervasive on social media. This spin-off of the well-known Nigerian prince fee scam sets its sights on outer space.

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Did Nike Offer 'People of Color' a 75 Percent Off Coupon

Did Nike Offer ‘People of Color’ a 75 Percent Off Coupon? Users of the controversial online forum 4Chan produced racially-charged and potentially …

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FACT CHECK: Dunkin' Donuts Facebook Coupon

If the survey is real, you may be entered in a drawing to win a gift card or receive a small discount off your next purchase. Few businesses can afford to …

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Did the U.S. Threaten Ecuador Over a Resolution Affirming

Here, they reportedly hand out “infant nutrition” pamphlets to mothers, which appear to be medical advice but in fact recommend specific formula brands and sometimes have money-off coupons.

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The Official Trump Store Memorial Day Sale Snopes.com

The Official Trump Store Memorial Day Sale One celebration of the 2018 Memorial Day holiday is not exactly garnering stellar reviews. Snopes Staff

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Fact Checks Archive Page 354 of 1386 Snopes.com

Rumors and questionable claims we have researched recently. Hy-Vee 75th Anniversary $80 Coupon Scam Hy-Vee grocery stores are not distributing free $80 off coupons as part of an anniversary

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Publix Calendar

For several years, Publix has given away calendars with valuable coupons inside. Traditionally, our calendars have solely noted holidays. Due to the number of holidays in a calendar year, days of

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Gift Card Theft Snopes.com

Employees at stores where gift cards are being vended steal them off the rack, activate them with the stores’ scanners, then go on their own shopping sprees, …

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Man Gets Millions of Air Travel Miles from Pudding Cups

“Since I gave the pudding to charity I can take a tax write-off of $815. So that brings the cost of a ticket to Europe down to $75.” As it turns out, Pudding Guy didn’t donate all his stash

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Did McDonald’s Announce They’re Permanently Removing the

On 15 April 2018, ABC News seemingly announced that the global McDonald’s fast food chain would be “perminatly (sic) phasing out the iconic Big …

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Hy-Vee 75th Anniversary $80 Coupon Scam Hy-Vee grocery stores are not distributing free $80 off coupons as part of an anniversary Scam. Read more

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Did Michael Jordan Sue a Grocery Store for $10 Million

The former NBA superstar won a hefty award in 2015 after filing suit against the Dominick's grocery chain for using his name in an advertisement without his permission.

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Free Swiffer Wet Jet Hoax Snopes.com

Swiffer Wet Jet Starter Kits routinely sell for $25 to $30, thus a $5-off coupon, while markedly lowering the purchase price, still left the consumer to pony up $20 to $25 for the mop. There was

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Does Video Show Ants in a Standoff with Termites

A widely circulated video shows two separate insect lines, one composed of ants and the other termites, in what is said to be a defensive “stand-off.”

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