Scammers are using SurveySavvy’s name to scam people, don’t fall for it!!
SurveySavvy is a legitimate and reputable company, and scammers are trying to take advantage of SurveySavvy’s good reputation to scam people. SurveySavvy is aware of this happening, and they are warning people!
Following is warning statement published on SurveySavvy.com website home page:
“Fraud Alert: If you receive a letter or notification that you have won money or a prize from SurveySavvy.com and you are asked to send money for any reason, this is a scam.
SurveySavvy.com does not ask you for any monetary payment to receive money, a gift or a prize.”
Here is another Scam Alert on SurveySavvy’s website home page:
Phishing scam targeting SurveySavvy members. Do not reply to emails for $150 business evaluation. More info:
2012-04-23 Fraudulent Business Evaluation
SurveySavvy™ has identified a scam which offers an opportunity to do a Business Evaluation for a $150 incentive. The scam requests that members send their contact information via email to a non-SurveySavvy email address. If you feel you have been a victim of this scam, please let us know by contacting support and utilize the consumer protection services linked below.
So in summery, so far there are two kind of scams that scammers are targeting SurveySavvy members:
#1. Members receive a letter or notification that you have won money or a prize from SurveySavvy.com and you are asked to send money for any reason – this is scam.
#2. Members receive a Business Evaluation for a $150 incentive, and asked to send their contact information via email to a non-SurveySavvy email address. – this is a scam. Don’t response to the email.
If you are SurveySavvy members, be careful don’t response to these two emails sent from scammers.