Brand Ambassador Scams — How Companies are Utilizing “Influencer Marketing” to Scam Us All

seeing through the bullshit of brand ambassador programs

Have you been contacted by one of those brands on Instagram, asking you to collab? It probably looks a little something like this: someone comments on your photo, “hey lovely! dm us to collab,” you get your hopes up, check their account, meh looks kind of promising, follow their instructions to DM them, and then boom: you’re hit with a discount code.