The Federal Trade Commission is alerting consumers about COVID vaccine survey scams.
Excerpt from the Federal Trade Commission article "Ignore bogus COVID vaccine survey"
Scammers are using a new trick to steal your money and personal information: a bogus COVID vaccine survey.
People across the country are reporting getting emails and texts out of the blue, asking them to complete a limited-time survey about the Pfizer, Moderna, or AstraZeneca vaccine. (And no doubt, there may be one for Johnson & Johnson, too.) In exchange, people are offered a free reward, but asked to pay shipping fees.
No legitimate surveys ask for your credit card or bank account number to pay for a “free” reward.
Read more for what you need to know about protecting yourself against COVID vaccine scams.