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Moody's Scam Education Program Now Includes Holiday Edition

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Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody hopes tips from her Scam At A Glance education program will prevent consumers from falling victim to scams this holiday season.

The holiday season typically means family gatherings and gift exchanges. But Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody says the season often also comes with something a little less jolly—scams.

Moody is expanding her scam education program, Scams at a Glance, to include a holiday edition. It teaches Floridians how to detect scams typical of the holiday season. Things to watch out for include fake online retail sites, deals too good to be true, and bogus charities. Floridians can learn more by going to the Florida Attorney General’s Consumer Alerts page.

Robbie Gaffney graduated from Florida State University with degrees in Digital Media Production and Creative Writing. Before working at WFSU, they recorded FSU’s basketball and baseball games for Seminole Productions as well as interned for the PBS Station in Largo, Florida. Robbie loves playing video games such as Shadow of the Colossus, Animal Crossing, and Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles. Their other hobbies include sleeping and watching anime.