GUARD AGAINST PANDEMIC SCAMS
Kiplinger's Personal Finance|July 2021
Billions in stimulus funds create new opportunities for fraud.
RIVAN STINSON

IN GOOD TIMES AND BAD, scammers are looking for their next mark, and the billions of dollars in government benefits delivered during the pandemic created numerous opportunities for fraud. It’s not just money that con artists are after; they’re also trying to persuade you to share sensitive information they can use to steal your identity. Common targets for fraud:

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