This holiday season could be a bonanza for cyber thieves, but you don’t have to be a victim.
CLEVELAND — With record numbers of consumers shopping online this year because of COVID, thieves have a whole new set of victims with first time buyers. But, they’ve also gotten so good at scams, even the most seasoned shopper can be lured in. Did you know that scammers now have tools where they learn your buying behaviors and offer you exactly what you’re looking for?
That means we’re often the ones opening the door for them to come in and do their damage.
So, the first step in safe online shopping is to find trusted sites.
In fact, online shopper Amanda Bezares, says she never buys from sites she doesn’t know. “I’m not like, ‘well it’s cheaper on this site that I’ve never heard of. Let me order it from there and