How to protect yourself from scammers trying to rip you off

Anna Davlantes

A woman uses a smartphone in front of a laptop on April 3, 2019, in Abidjan. – According to the figures of the platform of the fight against cybercrime (PLCC) of the national police, nearly one hundred crooks of the internet, were arrested in 2018 in Ivory Coast, a country known for its scammers on the web, has announced on April 2, 2019 the Ivorian authority of regulation of the telephony. (Photo by ISSOUF SANOGO / AFP) (Photo credit should read ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP via Getty Images)

Steve Bernas, President & CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois, joins Anna to talk about a variety of scams that are popping up including a Secretary of State text scam, a new romance scam where everything is fake, and a vaccine lottery scam that is victimizing Illinois residents.

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