Forward an email to five friends and win $100-Fiction!

Forward an Email to Five People…win $100-Fiction!

Summary of eRumor:  
This simple email says to forward it to five friends and a box will appear on your screen telling you you’ve won $100.  It includes the web address of

The Truth:
This is a hoax. is a real website where prizes can be won, but not through forwarded emails.  As with other, similar hoaxes, one of the problems with this one is that your forwarded emails cannot be tracked, so there’s no way for you to receive compensation for the activity.