New YouTube Scam? I almost fell for it!

Last Update: June 18, 2019

I got a following email today.

I was half asleep when I checked my phone + email and thought like, "Oh MAN! What have I done wrong??"

First, I was going to answer it right away but I was almost asleep so I thought I'll answer later when I'm on my computer.

When I was about to reply to that email, I was like, "Hmmm... Why do they ask me for such details?"

Then I checked the email where it's coming from.

See the screenshot below:

It's from ""

Doesn't sound very legit, right?

Just to be on the sure side, I've sent an email to the official YouTube creator support to confirm that it's not from them.

Would be a disaster to lose a YouTube channel with +400 videos that's generating a significant passive income consistently...

Again a good reminder for you and me:

Always be careful in this exciting world of the Internet!


Roope "I almost fell for this" Kiuttu

PS. Have you already started building a YouTube channel? :)

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JKulk1 Premium
Thank you Roope. Jim
Vickic3 Premium
Hi Roope
Thanks for the heads up with this
I am about to start You Tube regularly and wouldn't want this spam coming in
You rock!!
RoopeKiuttu Premium
Glad to hear you'll also be active on YouTube Vicki! You're gonna do great!
lynnsam61 Premium
Glad you didn't fall for it. Thanks for sharing.
RoopeKiuttu Premium
Yeah! :)
Thank you for that timely reminder!
We all work way too hard to loose our progress to someone who wants to profit from our work.
RoopeKiuttu Premium
MMoncur Premium
Thanks for this warning!
RoopeKiuttu Premium
My pleasure