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5 Scams to Avoid This Black Friday

woman looking at tablet with Black Friday sales

Black Friday and Cyber Monday can be fun, but they can also put you at risk. Here are 5 scams to look out for as you brave the frenzied crowds while trying to snag the best deals after Thanksgiving.

Crazy deals that are actually bogus 

An iPhone X retailing at just $12? A pair of Ugg boots for $9? These deals sound insane because they are. And yet, thousands of people fall for these scams every Black Friday. And, of course, once the scammers have your credit card information, they’ll use it for their own shopping spree on your dime.