The recent rise in puppy scams is still a big problem, according to the Better Business Bureau. Marjorie Stephens of the BBB tells 953 MNC there are local reports of pet-buying frauds.
Stephens says many people are falling victim because they’re looking too adopt a puppy to keep them company during isolation, and have become accustomed to doing much of their shopping online during the pandemic. You can learn more at BBB.org.
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