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    • Elanamorgan
    • By Elanamorgan 9th Oct 17, 1:03 PM
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    In regards to contest you have won!!! Suspicious email!
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    • 9th Oct 17, 1:03 PM
    In regards to contest you have won!!! Suspicious email! 9th Oct 17 at 1:03 PM
    Just received a email saying I have won a £1000 Boots voucher from a survey. The address is on behalf of Prenilla and there is a link to claim my prize. Sound suspicious anyone think? There is boots adverts and everything on bottom of email, don't mean anything I know but the email looks pretty good!
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    • toniq
    • By toniq 9th Oct 17, 1:06 PM
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    • 9th Oct 17, 1:06 PM
    A link? sound suspicious, did you complete a survey firstly?

    If you did and are still unsure ask boots on twitter to have a look and screen shot it to them.

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    • mjm3346
    • By mjm3346 9th Oct 17, 1:41 PM
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    • 9th Oct 17, 1:41 PM
    "Contest" and "sweepstakes" are often terms used by scammers and there are rarely if ever £1,000 prizes for surveys (but a £1,000 is common with the scammers).
    Last edited by mjm3346; 09-10-2017 at 1:51 PM.
    • ikkle87
    • By ikkle87 9th Oct 17, 5:01 PM
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    i got one on an email addy i dont use for comps, SPAM
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    • NBLondon
    • By NBLondon 11th Oct 17, 2:19 PM
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    • 11th Oct 17, 2:19 PM
    I got that one too. I have done surveys to win Boots vouchers but none of them were in Sweden - look at the grey small print at the end for an address. Definitely suspicious.
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