“Facebook Will Become Chargeable” Hoax Message

Widely circulated Facebook post claims that from Saturday morning Facebook will become chargeable. It claims that your Facebook account will stay free if you prove that you are an avid user by sending the same message to at least 10 contacts. Supposedly, after you have shared as instructed, your Facebook logo will turn blue to denote your free account status.

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No, Mark Zuckerberg is NOT Giving Millions of Dollars to Facebook Users Who Copy and Paste a Message

Circulating Facebook message claims that Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is giving away $45 billion worth of Facebook stock and that 10% of this money will be given to ordinary Facebook users. It claims that, if you copy and repost the same message, you may be selected as the recipient of $4.5 million. Supposedly, come midnight, Facebook will search through the day’s posts and award 1000 people with $4.5 million each as a way of saying thanks.

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