Category Archives: Contests

Voting in Vivint Gives Back: Conejo Valley Friendship Circle Disqualified

This is the fifth entry in a series about vote compensation in Vivint Gives Back. Here are entries one, two, three, and four. I found on rising this morning that half a dozen people had sent me the news that Conejo Valley Friendship Circle … Continue reading

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Paying for Votes in Vivint Gives Back: Video Proof, Payment Proof, An Ongoing Graph

This is the fourth entry in a series about vote compensation in Vivint Gives Back. Here are entries one, two, and three. Helen Watkinson made a video of herself completing one of the gWallet/RadiumOne Social offers on July 16th. She sent … Continue reading

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Paying for Votes in Vivint Gives Back: Emptying Out gWallet

This is my third entry about vote compensation in Vivint Gives Back. Here’s the first entry and here’s the second (which is just a graph). Vivint has all of this information in hand. I thought I’d do an exhaustive search of … Continue reading

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Paying for Votes in Vivint Gives Back

So here we are again. I had hoped never to need to write another post about cheating in a charity contest. When Vivint Gives Back started, several people asked me if I was going to be keeping an eye out … Continue reading

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Cheating in Chase Community Giving: The End?

This is part of a series on compensation for votes in Chase Community Giving. Here are Part I, Part II, Part III, and Part IV. I know I’m like a dog worrying a bone with this thing. Knowing when to stop has never been … Continue reading

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Facebook Page: Investigate Chase Giving Cheating Now!

There’s now a facebook page for anyone outraged by the Chase Community Giving situation. Join us and let your voice be heard if you believe the only fair contest is one in which charities compete on their merits, and not their … Continue reading

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Chase Cheating IV: Chase Giving Doesn’t Care About Cheating

Here are Part I, Part II, and Part III. This is Part IV. There’s a The End? post too. So everything you’ve seen in the last three posts I sent to Chase Community Giving. And this is what I received in response: … Continue reading

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