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  • LIKE-FARMING - 'Mercedes Benz CLA 45' Facebook Giveaway Giveaway Contest'
    Facebook Page claims that users can win a 'Mercedes Benz CLA 45 just by liking the page, liking and sharing a promotional post, and adding a comment specifying what colour car they would like.
    Published: July 21, 2014

  • LIKE-FARMING SCAM - 'Brad Duke's 20 Million Dollar Giveaway Contest'
    Facebook Page claims that lottery winner Brad Duke is giving $20 million to Facebook users. To get a chance to win, users are instructed to like the Page and add a comment stating what they would do with their prize money. Posts on the Page include images depicting large sums of cash in Australian dollars.
    Published: May 14, 2014

  • LIKE-FARMING SCAM - 'Australian Cash and Prize Giveaways' Facebook Page
    Facebook Page that calls itself 'Australian Cash and Prize Giveaways' promises large cash prizes to people who like a promotional image and like the Page.
    Published: May 1, 2014

  • LIKE-FARMING SCAM - 'Wife Pregnant for 13 Months Needs Prayers'
    Circulating Facebook message claims that a South African woman who has been pregnant for 13 months is about to have an operation and needs prayers. Users are asked to share the message and type 'Amen' as a comment. The message features a photograph of a heavily pregnant woman.
    Published: April 8, 2014

  • Lamborghini Giveaway Facebook Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook message claims that an associated Facebook Page is giving away ten Lamborghinis. According to the message, all users need do for a chance to win is like and share the post and comment with their desired car colour.
    Published: April 1, 2014

  • Like-Farming Video Scam - 'Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane Found in Forest'
    'Breaking News' message circulating on Facebook claims that the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has been found. The message features a video teaser image depicting a plane crashed on a dirt roadway beside a forest.
    Published: March 24, 2014

  • 'All Paid For Disney World Vacation' Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page claims that users can have a chance to win an all expenses paid vacation to Florida's Disney World in exchange for liking and sharing a promotional image.
    Published: March 19, 2014

  • BMW M3 Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook message claims that users can win a BMW M3 by sharing a promotional image and liking an associated Facebook Page.
    Published: March 18, 2014

  • BMW 435i Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Message being distributed on Facebook claims that users can win one of two BMW 435i luxury cars just by liking, sharing and commenting on a promotional image.
    Published: March 4, 2014

  • BMW Manager X6 Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Message claims that the manager of the BMW Marketing Group is giving away a brand new X6 via Facebook. The message instructs users to like the manager's Facebook Page and share the promotional post for a chance to win the car.
    Published: February 26, 2014

  • 180 Unsealed XBOX ONE Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook message claims that 180 XBOX ONES cannot be sold due to being unsealed. Users are instructed to like and share the post for a chance to win one.
    Published: February 25, 2014

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