Target Shop for Free Week & What Breeds Affiliate Marketing Scams

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Yesterday Sophos reported the newest scam scheme on Facebook — the Target Week SHOP for FREE, which thousands of Facebook users have already fallen for. The way it works is basically like this: You’re told you need a special gift card to participate in this promo. To obtain the card you are “required to perform Read More …

Christmas Shopping Isn’t Done Yet

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The affiliate program support team at Target has tweeted: So I’ve decided to dig deeper into it. Target seems to refer to the National Retail Federation’s data quoted by Reuters. On Wednesday (December 16, 2009) in their U.S. consumers fall behind in holiday shopping article Reuters reported: Consumers on average had completed 46.7 percent of Read More …