#425924 by AlanJones Tue Jun 08, 2021 12:13 pm
You have to be pretty dumb to email the admin address of an anti-scam website with your dodgy award scam, but apparently, "Will Anderson" of "City's Best" is that dumb.

From: Will Anderson - [email protected]
Reply-to: Will Anderson - [email protected]
Subject: 2021 Cleveland Best Award

Hello and I hope that you are having a great day!

My name is Will and I am emailing you to let you know that you have been selected for the 2021 Cleveland Best Award!

For the next year you will be promoted on our website so anyone searching in the Cleveland area will find you. We only work with one winner in each major city throughout the US. You will also get a badge for your website, social media graphics, a certificate for the office, press release, and more.

Here are all of the award details, and most importantly, this is also the link where you will claim the award: http://www.citysbestaward.com/2021

Please let me know when you claim it so that I can get everything over to you, and enjoy the rest of your day!

Will Anderson
Awards Specialist
City's Best Awards

From the WhoIs for scam website citysbestaward.com:
Creation Date: 2020-11-12T00:04:09.00Z
Registrar Registration Expiration Date: 2021-11-12T00:04:09.00Z

Registrant Name: Withheld for Privacy Purposes
Registrant Organization: Privacy service provided by Withheld for Privacy ehf

From the scam website:
As a 2021 City's Best Award Recipient, You Receive ALL of the Following:
National recognition of service excellence
Rank #1 for your entire service area
Award badge to place on your website
50+ options to optimize your listing
Backlink to your website for SEO
Receive leads straight to your email
Offer member-exclusive coupons
Promote services, products, and events
Upload photo galleries, videos, and more
Easy social share icons on your listing

Select a Payment Option

Month-to-Month: $49.00 per month (cancel anytime)
Annually: $299.00 per Year

Yes, that's right you win an award, but it's going to cost you at least $300 a year to claim it :lol:

It should be no big surprise that this scam website has no physical contact details, just a contact form.

Please do not tell scammers that they are listed here - it will take them seconds to change their fake details and their new details will not be listed for any future victims to find.

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