[NOTE : To select friends faster, press TAB and SPACE repeatedly.]
Step 3 : [URL elided] <- Go here after completing above two steps to get your Ticketsi!
Origins: For years now a scam purporting to offer free Disney theme park tickets to Facebook users who access a proffered link then enter their e-mail addresses and cell phone numbers has been spread by posts to social networking sites.
This Gift Redemption Program is an independent rewards program for consumers and is not affiliated with, sponsored by or endorsed by any of the listed products or retailers. Trademarks, service marks, logos, and/or domain names (including, without limitation, the individual names of products and retailers) are the property of their respective owners.
THE FOLLOWING IS A SUMMARY OF PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS. SEE TERMS & CONDITIONS FOR COMPLETE DETAILS. Members are being accepted subject to the following Program Requirements: 1) Must be a legal US resident; 2) must be at least 18 years old or older;
Put more plainly, those still looking to grab free tickets to Disneyland or Walt Disney World would have to commit to 13 "reward" offers and refer three of their friends to do the same.
As always, it was naught but a con meant to trick the credulous into divulging their personal information and signing up for expensive services. The Better Business Bureau provides this advice on avoiding being victimized by such scams:
If you receive a questionable or unsolicited text message, check the URL or phone number for free on the Better Business Bureau website.
Most financial institutions, utility, or other business will not communicate with you via text message. If you do not recognize the website or phone number being sent to you, don't visit or call it.
Don't e-mail or text personal and financial information.
Review your credit card and bank statements to make sure there are no unauthorized charges.
Other recent scams of similar construction include: