During the pandemic it’s important remain diligent managing both your finances and health.

Scammers have been taking advantage of fears surrounding the coronavirus. Some scams involve products that never arrive — like face masks and even fake vaccines. Other scams try to collect personal information by pretending that they’re calling from the government.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued helpful guidance on how to avoid coronavirus scams:

FTC: Avoiding Coronavirus Scams

Forbes has also put out an article on the most common coronavirus scams, which include fake masks, fake vaccines, fake charities, and paying upfront for financial relief or loan forgiveness:

Forbes: Beware These Coronavirus Scams

Stay aware, stay healthy, stay safe!