4 Types of Holiday Scams and How to Avoid Them [Infographic]

Consumer Protection, Elder Abuse

The holiday season is centered around shopping and gift giving, but buyers should be extra cautious when making purchases. Holiday scammers prey upon our charitability, and the elderly are primary targets for internet, phone and email scams this time of year.

55% of consumers will shop online this holiday season and scammers know less web-savvy seniors will be using the internet.

Look out for these four holiday scams:

Learn about these four holiday themed scams and how to avoid them.