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Phishing Scam – 10/24/19 – Paid Research Opportunities with Pearson

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From: “Sandy Amaro, Pearson” <pearson@ocrm3.pearson.com [mailto:pearson@ocrm3.pearson.com]>
Subject: Paid Research Opportunities with Pearson
Date: October 24, 2019 at 2:31:19 PM CDT
To: <*******@k-state.edu [mailto:*******@k-state.edu]>
Reply-To: “Sandy Amaro, Pearson” <reply-fe95167271650c7970-667_HTML-517234046-7229612-110@ocrm3.pearson.com [mailto:reply-fe95167271650c7970-667_HTML-517234046-7229612-110@ocrm3.pearson.com]>
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Dear Professor *******,
Pearson invites you to complete a ~15 minute research activity related to textbook selection in exchange for a $15 Amazon gift card. Fully completing the activity will also automatically enter you into a raffle to win an additional $250 Amazon gift card. All payouts and a winner will be announced on November 4th, 2019.
To participate, simply follow the link below to begin. Be sure to type your email in carefully so that we may process your payment.
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Regards,
Sandy Amaro
User Experience Administrator
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