(WIS) - CAVEAT EMPTOR!
Popular grocer ALDI USA is addressing a coupon scam that is making the rounds on Facebook.
The coupon - which links to a website called aldi.com.getyours.us claims to give customers a $40 coupon once they've completed a survey.
The scam has infuriated customers who've gone to the grocery store and tried to redeem it. The company addressed the scam on Facebook in a post on Monday. The post says:
In an effort to help consumers wade through what's a real deal and a scam, here are a few tips from the Better Business Bureau:
- Be wary of accepting friend requests from people you don’t know.
- Before accepting a friend request from a stranger, check out their profile. A recently created page with little or no posts or other information may be a fake.