Beware – JB Hi-Fi $200 Voucher Facebook Hoax

Beware – JB Hi-Fi $200 Voucher Facebook Hoax

Dec 13, 2011

Facebook users beware; there’s yet another scam offering money for nothing. There’s currently a JB Hi-Fi scam spreading through Facebook promising a free $200 gift card to the first 25,000 attendants of a special JB Hi-Fi event.

JB Hi-Fi $200 Voucher Facebook HoaxIn an official statement released by Terry Smart of JB Hi-Fi: “The ‘Free JB Hi-Fi Gift Card’ offer being shared on Facebook is a hoax. Please be aware of this scam, DO NOT ‘like’ or ‘share’ on Facebook or enter any personal details. For more information please visit scamwatch.gov.au”

More details can be found at the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission SCAMWatch site.

The advice to those users who have joined this or similar events is to re-secure your Facebook account before scammers target your account.

 

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