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Pacquiao Show Text Message

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How the scam works:

Multiple world champion boxer Manny Pacquiao, has a TV game show called “Manny, many prizes”. The show is very popular and scammers didn’t waste a second in trying to get a slice of its success.

Due to the object of the game – giving away prizes – it was reported that criminals send mass text messages, telling the recipients that they won certain prizes. “Your cell phone number was drawn via electronic raffle and you have won P780,000 from our game show ‘Manny, many prizes’”.

You are required to call a phone number to redeem your prize. If you do that, the “operator” will ask you for your personal information “to confirm your identity” and then for your bank account details, so they deposit the money to you.

How to avoid:

Manny Pacquiao and his team have denied any cash giveaways through text messaging, so don’t fall for it. Always do your research when it comes to prizes or easy making money. If you are really looking for a job and seek to make some money online until you hit the jackpot, use trustworthy companies such as GlobalTestMarket which offers you money for legitimate surveys online. Highly recommended. You can register for free HERE.

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There are 140 comments

  • On Tuesday, June 16, 2015, Mary ann wrote:

    Dapat po wag tayo maniwala jankc kht kmi nakatanggp dn ng txt wlang pinipiling Tao yng mga yan kht mahirap ppinapatos dig pa any patay gutom d b nla alam ang mamuhay ng marangal.

  • On Friday, June 12, 2015, bernie londres wrote:

    may nag txt sa akin ngayo. nanalo daw ako ng 680k. sa sim ko claim.daw kai atty.nina T. cruz sabi dto.galing ka manny pacquiao

  • On Tuesday, June 09, 2015, margarett wrote:

    mga scammers po ito aki track lang ng number kung sino na victim, isa rin ako sa victim
    "MA'AM/SIR CONGRATS!Ur sim#had won P550.000.00
    From PTCC Sponsored by: SAN MIGUEL CORP. for info please text ur name/gae/add/: im sec: JESSIE M. CHUA. Thank you."

    09991655647
    at yong manager daw sa Western Union 09087505171

  • On Friday, June 05, 2015, jes wrote:

    My ngtxt skin dis morning sv, Notice from " GMA kapuso foundation" Congrats ur sim # had won 2nd prize winner,worth ofvP880,000 from Coca Cola. Handog Kombo Panalo! To claim your prize ,please send name/age/add./work/4 more info. Just calcall this 09099829425! I'm Atty.Alfred A.Sison ,Information of GGMA Kapuso Foundation ,DTI NCR Permit # 6204 series of 2015.... *

  • On Thursday, June 04, 2015, anjelica aguinaldo* wrote:

    May nagtext din sakin ang sabi " Congrats! Ur Sim# Had Won! (Php780,000.00)+1SONY LAPTOP. From: GMA KAPUSO CHARITY FOUNDATION. To claim. Pls. Call me now, I'm Sec. Aira Mendez. DTI#3665S-15." di ako naniwala kc mrami na akong natanggap na gnyan pero di naman totoo.*

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