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The Reliance Jio 4G SIM is the latest rage all over India. The users across the country are interested in getting their hands on the SIM card in order to enjoy the free and unlimited 4G data, calls, and messages offer under the Welcome Offer.
As everyone is lured by the tariff plans announced by the service provider, there is a huge demand for the Jio SIM. Due to this demand, its become tough for people to grab a SIM card as they had to stand in long queues to get the SIM card and wait for a long time to activate the same.
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Taking this as an advantage, there are many scams that have come up. Some are very clear and you need to stay away from such scams to avoid losing your money unnecessarily. Take a look at some of the scams that are centered around the Reliance Jio SIM and the JioFi hotpot.
Pay Rs. 199 for Jio 4G SIM and LYF phone
This is one of the earlier scams related to the Jio SIM. There were reports circulating all over the internet that you can get an LYF phone and Reliance Jio SIM card at a price of just Rs. 199. This is clearly a scam as the starting price of an LYF phone is Rs. 2,999.
Reliance Jio SIM to be delivered to your doorsteps
Though there wasn't any amount of money involved in this rumor, it was stated that the service provider would soon start the home delivery of the Reliance Jio SIM card to avoid the users interested in the service from standing in long queues to get the SIM card.
Website claims to offer free JioFi device
A fake website popped up a few weeks back and it claimed to offer the JioFi Wi-Fi hotspot device for free. It was listed to arrive with a free Jio 4G SIM as well. The website required the personal details of the users and required them to share the message on WhatsApp to avail a coupon code.
Buy Jio SIM from online
Likewise the JioFi device scam, another fake website was spotted sometime recently. The website claimed that it will deliver the Jio 4G SIM card right at your doorsteps. But, you has to pay Rs. 199 for the delivery and it was an advance payment option. Also, there was no cash on delivery option to pay for the SIM card. This website was soon taken down.
Stay away from such scams
These are Reliance Jio SIM related scams that have come to the spotlight. There could be many more. To stay away from such scams, make sure you trust information that is posted only on the official Reliance Jio website. Also, make sure you don't reveal your personal details and pay believing any such scams.