Farmers & Merchants Bank $50 survey scam

by Bruce Brown | 1 Comment

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Farmers & Merchants Bank is REAL, however there is a phishing email going around claiming to be from this financial organization.


Dear Customer,

You’ve been selected to take part in our quick and easy survey
In return we will credit $50.00 to your account – Just for your time!

Please spare two minutes of your time and take part in our online survey
so we can improve our services.
Don’t miss this chance to change something.

To continue click on the link below:

Copyright © Farmers & Merchants Bank

MESSAGE FROM Farmers & Merchants Bank

Information Security is a top priority of Farmers & Merchants Bank. You will never be asked to furnish personal information via an email or any other electronic means.

Some of our Customers have received e-mails asking them to complete a survey for a $50.00 credit and asks for your Credit Card Information including your Personal Identification Number. These e-mails are not from Farmers & Merchants Bank.

If you are ever asked to furnish personal information, please ignore the request and delete the email immediately. Farmers & Merchants Bank will never ask you for confidential information electronically.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 256-447-9041.

1 Comment on Farmers & Merchants Bank $50 survey scam

  1. Karlis
    May 2, 2009 at 1:29 pm (10 years ago)

    No one in their right mind is going to pay someone $50 for 2 minutes to take a survey. Not in this economy. Everything is a scam these days it seems. This is quite silly if you ask me. If you really want to know the truth behind these “paid surveys” read my blog..

    have a good day.



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