The FBI introduces three fraud schemes in their latest PSA that they've seen trend during this season of the Coronavirus:
"Scammers are leveraging the COVID-19 pandemic to steal your money, your personal information, or both. Don’t let them. Protect yourself and do your research before clicking on links purporting to provide information on the virus; donating to a charity online or through social media; contributing to a crowdfunding campaign; purchasing products online; or giving up your personal information in order to receive money or other benefits. The FBI advises you to be on the lookout for the following..."
- Fake CDC Emails
- Phishing Emails
- Counterfeit Treatments or Equipment