Cheating & Scams

Comping and win a house competitions sadly aren’t perfect and does attract it’s fair share of cheating and scams. The best way to beat the scammers is let everyone know how they work and how to avoid them. In this section we highlight various issues and also share rulings from ASA (Advertising Standards Agency) when competitions are involved.

Disneyland Paris

Late Responding Winner Complains To ASA

Zavvi.co.uk have been warned by Advertising Standards following a recent prize draw where the winner lost the prize by responding too late to their winning email. Between the 19th September and 31st October 2018 entrants

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ASA Ruling Win Your Dream Home

Win Your Dream Home Faces ASA Ruling

Back in March, Shamus Fitzsimons closed their Win Your Dream Home competition. When we wrote our review of this competition we noted that the promoter didn’t indicate the values of expenses and marketing fees to

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Facebook

How To Spot Fake Competitions On Facebook

Facebook has played a massive role in changing how competitions work online. However, one thing they’ve not been good at it stopping fake competitions manifesting themselves across the network. Most regular compers will probably already

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