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Registered: ‎12-18-2011
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Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

Did anyone else get an email about a new smartconnect rewards program?  It says you would earn 2 pts/$1 until September 2013.  You have to go through a site called loyalty innovations.  Wanted to know if this was a legit offer before I sign up for it. 

Starting Score (January 2013): TU: 704, EQ: 679, EX: 687
Current Score (September 2013): TU: 741. EQ: 703, EX: 712
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Registered: ‎09-22-2012
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Re: Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

Hmm, I didn't get any e-mail about that. Also went to Google to search and only thing that came up is the Paypal Extras Mastercard.

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Re: Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

I got nothing.

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Re: Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

I got the email.. disregarded at that time.. Now i want to complete the enrollment but cant find it any more.. do you happen to have the link?

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Re: Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

I would go to PayPal. If its not there i would assume it to be a scam. Careful on emails from PayPal. They are i get emails from PayPal saying don't follow links in emails. I also used to get a lot of ones from eBay saying that is was a none paying bidder and to log on to PayPal. But when i went straight to eBay no such action or message.
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Re: Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

Yeah, I've never received any emails like this from PayPal. I'd research that a little more before doing anything with the link.

Starting Score: 686 TU / 683 EQ 01/17/2013
Current Score: 703 TU / 691 EQ 10/04/2013 / 688 EX 11/12/2013
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Re: Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

Hi, I signed up for the rewards program when it was first introduced to me in October 2012, it is legitimate. I receive a monthly statement via e-mail showing my rewards, based on purchases made with my paypal smartconnect account. The link to sign in or register is I was leery about it too, but confirmed with paypal before proceeding.  This link on paypal confirms it as well.

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Registered: ‎05-22-2013
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Re: Paypal SmartConnect Rewards

According to Paypal this is a phishing attempt. If you receive a message from Paypal that does not seem Legit you can forward it to and they will check it out. I have done this a couple times with the same result. It is a Scam as the paypal discussion board mentioned in this thread seem to be.

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