BBB on avoiding scams: The dangers with online sales, dishonest moving companies, and more

Bob Sirott

FILE – In this Dec. 12, 2016 file photo, a person searches the internet for sales, in Miami. Millennials report falling victim to internet fraud at greater rates than other generations. And they’re much more likely to report certain types of fraud, including online shopping scams, business imposter scams and debt relief scams. But consumers of any age have tools to safeguard themselves from falling victim to scams and recover if they are bested by fraudsters. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

Steve Bernas, President & CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois, joined Bob Sirott to talk about the latest scams you need to be aware of. He talks about the dangers of online shopping, dishonest moving companies, and scams though Facebook’s marketplace.

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