From Furbys to iPad Minis to Fake Best Buy Gift Cards: Scams to Avoid on Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2012

Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2012 are right around the corner. If you’re a smart shopper, you’re already looking for leaked ads online and strategizing how to get the best deals on clothes, hot electronics, toys and all the most-wanted gifts this holiday season. But bargain hunters beware! Fraudsters are capitalizing on Black Friday and Cyber Monday to lay traps for unsuspecting consumers. Scambook is predicting a sharp rise in fraud schemes surrounding must-have items like the Furby and iPad Mini, fake gift cards, online deals and more. We’ll be delivering a variety of Black Friday/Cyber Monday stories and videos all November, and we’re kicking off our special coverage with the Scambook Guide to Black Friday Fraud 2012. Protect yourself this holiday season and don’t get caught by fraud. Finish Reading on the Scambook Blog.


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