Molson Coors is not giving out free beer

Molson Coors is not giving out free beer
The Molson Coors brewery is seen Wednesday, June 3, 2015 in Montreal. Some 550 workers at Montreal's Molson plant will vote today on a new contract offer from their employer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Molson Coors Brewing Company says it is not giving away free beer, despite a coupon offer circulating online.

The false offer asks users to fill out a survey to win a free 24-pack of beer. When users complete the survey, it says “Congratulations! You won FREE 24-pack Beer Coupon of Molson!” The scam then asks users to share the link on Facebook and type “Thanks for my beer” in the comments field of the website.

Jessica Teixeira, a Molson Coors spokeswoman, told The Associated Press that the website “is absolutely not genuine, nor is it run or endorsed by Molson Coors.”

The company has issued a warning to its consumers through social media about the false offer.

A variety of similar fake offers have been circulating online, including ones for free tickets on Delta Air Lines, and coupons for purchases at Dollar General storesa.