September 28, 2022
  • September 28, 2022

The lottery scam is still here

By on March 23, 2022 0

VICTIM OF THE Lottery Scam. Scams come and scams go with the lottery scam. STILL TRYING TO GET MORE VICTIMS A NEW 8 TV SENT US THIS LETTER HIS MOTHER RECEIVED ITLA CIMS THAT SHE WON THE SPANISH MEGA MILLIONS COMPETITION AND IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE CLAIMS AGENT. IT ASKED YOU TO TRAVEL TO SPAIN TO SIGN DOCUMENTS AND IF YOU CANNOT DO IT YOU HAVE TO PAY HOME DELIVERY FEES AND INSUNCRAE FEES OR YOU CAN GET A TRANSFER DIRECTLY TO YOUR ACCOUNT. RED FLAGS TSLO HERE PEOPLE. FIRST OF ALL, YOU CAN’T WIA LOTTERY YOU DON’T HAVE A TICKET AND ENTER SECOND. YOU MUST PAY MONEY IN ADVANCE TO GET A PRIZE AND THIRD IF THERE IS REALLY A MEGA MILLIONS LOGO MEGA MILLIONS A PUTUT OA STATEMENT ABOUT SCAMPERS FAKE USING THE MEGA MILLIONS NAME. THE LOTTERY SAYS NO MAEG MILLIONS REPRESENTATIVE WILL EVER TEXT OR EMAIL ANYONE TO WIN A PRIZE. I DON’T KNOW PEOPLE GET A LETTER LIKE THIS, YOU ARE REALLY EXCITED BUT DON’T LET IT HAPPEN. I AM BRIAN R.

The lottery scam continues to make rounds

Some scams come and go, but the lottery scam always does the trick. Fraudsters always use it to try to make more victims. A viewer sent News 8 On Your Side a letter his mother received. He says she won the Spanish Mega Millions contest and asks her to contact a claims agent. The letter asks the recipient to travel to Spain to sign documents. If this is not possible, the “winner” must pay home delivery costs and insurance costs, or there may be a bank transfer directly to the person’s account. enter.You never have to pay upfront to get a prize.Even though there is a Mega Millions logo, Mega Millions released a statement about scammers misusing its name. The lottery said: “No Mega Millions representative would call, text or email anyone to win a prize.”

Some scams come and go, but the lottery scam always does the trick.

Fraudsters still use it to try to make more victims.

A viewer sent News 8 On Your Side a letter her mother received. He says she won the Spanish Mega Millions contest and asks her to contact a claims agent.

The letter asks the recipient to travel to Spain to sign documents. If this is not possible, the “winner” must pay home delivery costs and insurance costs, or there may be a bank transfer directly to the person’s account.

There are red flags here:

  • You cannot win a lottery in which you did not participate.
  • You never have to pay upfront to get a prize.
  • Even though there is a Mega Millions logo, Mega Millions released a statement about scammers misusing its name. The lottery said: “No Mega Millions representative would call, text or email anyone to win a prize.”