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Officials warn consumers of scam involving fake vaccination surveys » Scammer News

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Throughout the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, scammers have come up with creative ways to exploit the global crisis at consumers’ expense. When the virus was raging across the country last year, these schemers pitched fake cures. Now that nearly half the country is vaccinated and fears of the virus are fading, they’ve come up with something new.

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody said her office is receiving reports that scammers claiming to be from drug companies are contacting consumers and asking them to take a survey about their vaccination experience. People who have recognized it as a scam report that the surveys are just attempting to gain access to people’s personal data, including date of birth and Social Security numbers.

“Please be on the lookout for mysterious emails, text messages, or phone calls claiming to be from Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson…

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