Beware Yet Another Mother’s Day Coupon Facebook Scam Happening in Southeast Minnesota
If you see an online "coupon" from Bed, Bath & Beyond in honor of Mother’s Day, resist the urge to click it.
Sadly, con artists and scammers are taking advantage of our moms — or at least their day — and finding ways to rip you off.
There’s yet another scam circulating on Facebook, this one promising $75 off an in-store purchase in honor of Mother’s Day.
Bed Bath & Beyond says it’s a FAKE:
Judging by the comments underneath Bed, Bath & Beyond's post, the scam has indeed caused a lot of confusion and frustration.
If you come across a coupon from any retailer and you’re not sure if it’s legitimate, call the company first. In this instance, you can call 1-800-GO-BEYOND for clarification.
Unfortunately, this isn’t the only fake Mother’s Day deal out there. Lowe’s recently stated that Facebook coupons advertising $50 or $100 off a purchase are also fake.
You can follow up on that scam in the article posted below!
Many offers for gift cards and coupons on Facebook are more often fabricated than not.
Remember: If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Even when it's for Mom.