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How to Identify Prize Scams

Copied from the Federal Trade Commission at https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0199-prize-scams You’ve just won $5,000! Or $5 million. Or maybe it’s a fabulous diamond ring, or luxury vacation? More likely, it’s a prize scam, and you’ll find the prize isn’t worth much — if you get a prize at all. Here’s one way to think about it: if you …