Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear. I’m Fred Fishkin. Online shopping scams are everywhere it seems. Last year 36 percent of Americans fell victim during the holiday shopping season according to a Norton Cyber Safety Insights Report. At Amazon…Scott Knapp is Director of Worldwide Buyer Risk Protection…
“Be on the lookout if someone’s trying to have you pay for something over the phone or via email. That’s something we’ll never have you do. Along with that, gift cards. This time of year not only do you sometimes get gift cards, but it’s also a time you’re looking to use them. Beware of places that are making you pay with gift cards.”
If you run into potential scams, including counterfeit merchandise, head to www.amazon.com/reportascam.
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