Avoid these Holiday Scams

Keep your finances safe while you shop during this holiday season.

The NCUA Fraud Prevention Center educates consumers on how to recognize common scams and take action if you think you are a victim of fraud. It also provides useful tips for protecting your finances.

Criminals and scammers use many techniques to fool potential victims. NCUA has put together a list of tips you can use to avoid becoming a victim of a holiday scam.

Take a look at a few of the newest and most common scams you should watch for during the holiday season.

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Top Holiday Shopping Scams

Remember! If it’s ​too good to be true, it probably is.

Criminals create new ways every year to steal your money and personal information, especially during the holidays. Do your homework before making a purchase or donation.

Click here to view all holiday scams.