Thanks for my voucher.
Do you have a story for The Sun Online Money team?The fake post claims the airline is giving away 500 vouchers to celebrate its anniversary along with a picture of a code and what looks like a genuine British Airways logo.Here's what to look out for: Terrible grammar: If you're used to watching out for online scam, then Facebook contest scams will have warning signs that you're already familiar with.Update: 01 March, there continues to be very poor weather conditions across parts of the UK and Europe and this will unfortunately affect some of our flights.It may be a sign that the company doesnt exist or isn't legitimate.Last month, BA warned users that a fake offer for free tickets to travellers to celebrate their anniversary was circulating on Facebook.Earlier this summer, Ryanair also issued a warning to is customers following a similar post that cropped up on the social media site.Of course the bait the free voucher doesnt exist.In the comments some praised the offer, but unfortunately these were not legit either.Email us at or call.A similar offer was also being shared on WhatsApp.
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Such scams use the bait of free vouchers or gift cards to lure unsuspecting social media users to spammy marketing webpages that are in the business of harvesting user data specifically contact information so they can bombard those who visit them with marketing calls and.
But those who fall for this scam may not know that.Here's how you can get one.Some shared the post without being sure it was a legit offer.Under the Terms and Privacy conditions it was specified that British Airways is neither "the organiser nor a sponsor of this website and has no business relationship with the organiser.The airlines advises any customers in doubt to check their official Facebook page which has a blue circle korting restaurant maastricht with a white ticket to the right of the companys name - for the latest offers.A spokesperson for BA told The Sun Online: We provide, and regularly update extensive guidance to our customers on how to spot, report and safeguard against fraudulent activity.This offer is available today only!".And by the time they find out they may have well already given up their contact information to spammers.
"We also immediately update m to warn our customers about any particular examples of illegal activity targeting the public via social media.".