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As More Consumers Adopt Payment Apps, Scammers Follow

Payment apps saw big growth over the past year as consumers looked for contactless options to everything. Unfortunately, the influx of new users also came with an influx of scamming activity. Scammers realized that it was far easier to get someone to donate to a fake person/charity on a payment app than it was to convince someone to send a gift card over email.

Cash App, Zelle, Venmo and more. Stay vigilant, folks. 


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