Tuesday, June 7, 2016

New resource helps fight imposter scams

It’s a scam that can come in many forms, but each form have one thing in common: The scammer acts as an imposter to try to get your money. In many cases, the scam is working and consumers are losing money. That’s why the Federal Trade Commission has created new resources to warn and educate consumers through 1-minute videos, showing them how to spot the scam and where to report it.
The new imposter scam videos from the FTC are a great place to start getting familiar with what to watch for.