theguardian.com/money/2021/nov/25/black-friday-scams-deals-save-money-tips

Fraudsters aim to exploit shoppers’ desire to save money, but follow these tips before splashing out

Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren’t only on shoppers’ and retailers’ radars – scammers take any opportunity they can to exploit our eye for a bargain, and last year used the busy shopping days to defraud consumers in the UK of £2.5m.

According to the banking trade body UK Finance, theatre tickets and e-scooters are targeted by criminals – but it adds “whichever gift you might be seeking a deal on, it’s likely fraudsters are looking to exploit it”.

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