I keep getting fake facebook request on my work email. This email is not on my facebook account. Is there something I can do about it?

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garydshepard

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TM_Joemar, Alum

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Hi garydshepard,

Welcome to the Community!

In my opinion, the best thing that you can do about it is to block the sender's email to prevent them from sending another request.

Regards,
Joemar
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Most likely, your work email address is saved to these people's Address Book/contacts and they followed the prompt from Facebook to invite friends from their Contact List/Address Book. 

I ignore those notifications, mark it as spam or create a rule to automatically move it to a folder so I can check later who are these people, whether we are connected in real life and then try to figure out how s/he got my email address. But most of the time, I just ignore.

^erza

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