When in doubt, always assume anything that says free but requires a credit card is a scam.
Once they entice you with stilted flirty language, they invite you to videochat with them.
The "girl" that Symantec chatted with sent a shortened link to a webcam site.
Most of us know that there ain’t no Santa Claus, especially on the internet.
However, there are numerous 100% free sites on the internet.
Once you give your credit card information, you will be automatically signed up for the sketchy webcam site's premium membership.
If you don't read the fine print you won't realize that you'll automatically get charged almost if you don't cancel your account quickly enough.
If you’re required to give a credit card it’s also a good sign that what you’re signing up for perhaps isn’t free forever.
If you think the offer might be legit, read all of the information on the screen carefully.
If you're silly enough to accept that invitation, you're brought to a page that asks for your credit card information.