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Is this scam part of the Campfire? #14040951 08/10/19
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When I came on tonight I had to log on. When I did a pop up came up and said I was the lucky campfire member and I would get a free gift. I've been burned before so I'm not a sucker for scams. Well I decided to play along. So I clicked on it and it took me to a page that had four or five nice gifts. One was a VISA Gift Card. But I noticed it said Sold out. Then I clicked on the head lamp. It took me to that and then it said to click on something else so I did and it immediately took me to a pic of another one of the gifts. Well that's when I smelled a rat. I backed out of there and went back to the original gift I had selectted and clicked on the privacy and rules. Then I read down that page and it said, after 15 days thet would take the full price off my credit card which was fifty five dollars> instead of just the price of shipping and handling. What a scam!


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14040982 08/10/19
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You have to buy the Gold Membership to qualify for the headlamp. Just a heads-up.

Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14040983 08/10/19
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Wow, RickBin is a dick!







Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14040986 08/10/19
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What pop up ads?

I don't get any pop up adds.


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14040992 08/10/19
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I get no pop ups!

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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: hanco] #14041025 08/10/19
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Originally Posted by hanco
I get no pop ups!

+1


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041038 08/10/19
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Isn't that like rule # 37 in the handbook,"do not click on the Walmart free gift tab"
But seriously be careful clickin on such things,Russians ya know.

Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041041 08/10/19
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I wonder if you have a pop up blocker already in your computer, you have not turned on? Click on the little gear icon.


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Morewood] #14041043 08/10/19
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Originally Posted by Morewood
You have to buy the Gold Membership to qualify for the headlamp. Just a heads-up.

This. You have to pay to play. The site is much better after I got the Gold Membership.


Critical thinking not needed.

Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041044 08/10/19
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Are you a dimocrap?

Rick is purging the place of commies.

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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: antelope_sniper] #14041061 08/10/19
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Originally Posted by antelope_sniper
What pop up ads?

I don't get any pop up adds.


Pop ups? We don’t need no stinking pop ups ! 😜


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041081 08/10/19
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Would appreciate a screenshot, but a lot of that stuff comes in via wifi networks. I was just on a long trip out of the country, and boy did I get some funny stuff on hotel wifi. Soon as I went back to cellular, zip.

Just clean out your cookies when that happens, as oftentimes your browser will store it.


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041095 08/10/19
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I love the keychain but I'm still waiting for the 24 Hour Campfire hat that was included in Gold Membership.

Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: old_willys] #14041165 08/10/19
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Originally Posted by old_willys
Originally Posted by hanco
I get no pop ups!

+1


Make that 3


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041180 08/10/19
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I paid for the gold membership just to get into the gun raffle. Lots of good ones listed.





This site is the worst of any I visit and I'm plumb full of ABP, antivirus and misc. other safety nets. I hope you're making bank Rick.


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041184 08/10/19
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Yep....damn Ruskies are sneaky bastids!


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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041193 08/10/19
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Jeez, the only free gift available when I joined was the Butt-Out tool. Glad to see other vendors stepping up with giftcards and headlamps and such. Strike while the iron is hot.....

Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041204 08/10/19
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I just got my picture on the hustler/ 24hr campfire azzhole of the month club in my membership prize giveaway package....

I never win anything outta the norm, like cool key chain fobs or chinese finger cuffs.....

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Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: Filaman] #14041332 08/10/19
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Gold, yah right. Fuggin cheap-ass headlamp only worked for 3 minutes! And the butt-out tool. I am sure it wasn't authentic. Where do I send the cash for Platinum Membership?


Critical thinking not needed.

Re: Is this scam part of the Campfire? [Re: MtnBoomer] #14041449 08/10/19
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Originally Posted by MtnBoomer
Originally Posted by Morewood
You have to buy the Gold Membership to qualify for the headlamp. Just a heads-up.


This. You have to pay to play. The site is much better after I got the Gold Membership.


I got the Limited Platinum Membership: Mule Deer is loading 500 rounds of ammo for me with my choice of components!

*Just kidding


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