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Cybersecurity Tip of the Week – Weather Related Scams


You’ve had an interesting week if you live in Tennessee (or Mississippi or Arkansas). Have you had someone stating they are a contractor contact you offering services like fixing pipes, clearing driveways, or trimming trees? Scammers know weather-related issues are a feeding ground for people needing to make quick decisions to fix problems. Verify anyone offering a service to you to ensure they are a reputable company. Posting your troubles on social media makes you a target for these bad actors looking for susceptible people in need.