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BBB releases ‘naughty list’ of top 12 holiday season scams

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You better watch out, because the Better Business Bureau (BBB) released its annual “Naughty List” of top holiday scams shoppers can expect this season. 

Fortunately for consumers, the ethical marketplace non-profit also released tips on how to avoid being defrauded.


What You Need To Know

  • Last week, the the Better Business Bureau (BBB) released its annual “Naughty List” of top holiday scams shoppers can expect this season
  • The BBB found social media ads were the most commonly-reported scam across all of 2020, and expect the trend to continue over the holidays
  • Parents should also be wary of scams on holiday-themed apps, some of which became more popular during the coronavirus pandemic
  • Pet scams, which are common during the holiday season, also increased exponentially during the coronavirus pandemic

“While 2021 is quickly winding down, scams targeting the public continue to cause trouble,” the company wrote in a statement, adding…

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