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Facebook fans targeted with 'unauthorized' Publix giftcard giveaway

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This is a screen capture of the "unauthorized" Facebook Publix post promising 250-dollar gift cards.  Experts reccoment that you DO NOT give any personal information out online. This is a screen capture of the "unauthorized" Facebook Publix post promising 250-dollar gift cards. Experts reccoment that you DO NOT give any personal information out online.
TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -
Thousands of Facebook fans thought they were responding to an official Publix gift card giveaway online Friday.  It turned out that is was a "unauthorized" ad according to the official Publix Facebook page.

Publix Supermarkets released this statement on their Facebook page after thousands of Facebook fans responded to a promotion promising a free $250 Publix gift card.

Publix said, "Please be aware of an unauthorized "$250 Publix gift card giveaway" being shared online. This offer is not affiliated with Publix. We recommend not participating in the promotion or providing your personal information."

WFLA.com has posted a photo of the "unauthorized facebook post" giftcard giveaway in this story.  

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