$75 Costco 'Anniversary' coupon on Facebook is a scam, company says

Costco warns of fake coupon 'scam' circulating on social media

Retail giant, Costco has announced that a $75 Costco coupon floating around on Facebook is a fake.

The company took to Facebook to warn consumers about the fake coupon, saying, "While we love our fans and our members, this offer is a SCAM, and in no way affiliated with Costco".

The multinational company, which operates a chain of membership-only warehouses around the world, went on to thank their fans for alerting them to the "recurring hoax!"

This is a version of the Costco coupon that the company is warning customers is a hoax.

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If it does, we could be looking at some high rainfall totals, in areas that are already fairly saturated and could do without it. And it appears more snow will fall across the south west this week, with the Met Office forecasting more showers.

Finally, the link led to a page to sign up and commit to paying for "at least six reward offers" that required a credit card information or signing up for a paid subscription service. Never provide personal information in response to an electronic communication.

"LOL when you have to jump through hoops to get something you know it's not true", one member wrote in the comments of the Costco Facebook post. When in doubt, don't respond.

Review the terms and conditions of any Costco-related app before downloading to ensure that the app is a genuine Costco app, created and supported by Costco.

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