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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 10:57am     #16
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I got two emails; dumped both. Congratulations to anyone who actually receives a prize!

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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 11:53am     #17
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I got an email telling me my GC would arrive in a few weeks.

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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 2:09pm     #18
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I think there are a bunch of fake sweeps out there. If you scroll down in the email, at the bottom it says: 2020 - Made with Love -YEL Network. There were two sweeps that expired on OLS yesterday. The Lovers - iPhone 11 Pro Max Giveaway and The Lovers - Macbook Pro Giveaway. If you scroll to the bottom of those sweeps it says: Copyright 2020 Made with Love TheLovers. Both of these sweeps were unlimited entries and the rules really don't say much about anything just random rules with no specific name of company or identifying information.
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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 2:34pm     #19
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I think there are a bunch of fake sweeps out there. If you scroll down in the email, at the bottom it says: 2020 - Made with Love -YEL Network. There were two sweeps that expired on OLS yesterday. The Lovers - iPhone 11 Pro Max Giveaway and The Lovers - Macbook Pro Giveaway. If you scroll to the bottom of those sweeps it says: Copyright 2020 Made with Love TheLovers. Both of these sweeps were unlimited entries and the rules really don't say much about anything just random rules with no specific name of company or identifying information.
Yes I saw those and skipped them. They are just a way to gather email addresses.
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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 3:00pm     #20
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I googled their website and there is virtually no content. Looks sketchy to me.
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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 3:04pm     #21
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The YEL Network has a Facebook page which is also very scammy looking. The phone number listed is for Benin -a French-speaking West African nation.
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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 4:22pm     #22
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Oh bummer. I wish I had checked here first. I got the email today and filled out the form (name and email address) thinking I had won a gift card. I guess I can expect a lot of spam emails now.

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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 4:55pm     #23
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Oh bummer. I wish I had checked here first. I got the email today and filled out the form (name and email address) thinking I had won a gift card. I guess I can expect a lot of spam emails now.
They had your name and address to begin with to send you the email!
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  Old  September 1st, 2020, 9:31pm     #24
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They had your name and address to begin with to send you the email!
Good point! I wonder what they were trying to accomplish then. Maybe I will be surprised and actually receive a gift card.

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  Old  September 7th, 2020, 3:21pm     #25
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I received the email today. I don't know what if anything, I won, but I figured it wouldn't hurt, so I submitted my name and email address, and the response was that I would receive my prize within 2 weeks. Hope it's good!
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  Old  September 7th, 2020, 5:22pm     #26
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Yup, I got the same email again for the 2nd time. This has to be bogus
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  Old  September 8th, 2020, 8:35am     #27
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If you poke around their site, it looks like "they" are probably just this one guy who had a web site idea, and built it to start a community.... which hasn't shown up yet. If you check the "community" section, most of the groups have exactly one member... the same guy. Even money says he's the developer. And given the fact there's basically zero community on the site, the "prize" is probably also non-existent.

So I'm changing my opinion. Probably not a scam, just a developer who didn't test his system fully before launching, and thought a hastily put together giveaway would attract his target audience. That's a swing and a miss....
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  Old  September 15th, 2020, 3:44pm     #28
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I got the second email today.
The title cracked me up!

Please clam your prize!
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  Old  September 16th, 2020, 1:41pm     #29
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Yesterday I received my 5th winning email from YEL and today I received a winning email from TheLovers. All of their fake sweeps are listed on scammy sweepstakes sites.
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  Old  September 16th, 2020, 1:43pm     #30
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I also received one from The Lovers today! I can't find any information on them other than that they have a jewelry ordering page. The grammar was also atrocious in The Lovers email and on their website. Looks like I'll be reporting them as spam/scam.
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