Beware of Holiday scams

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(KPLR) – Scam artists are busy ruining the Holiday season for thousands of Missouri residents. They are hacking bank accounts and retailers' computer systems getting consumers' personal financial information, and stealing their gift cards. Some are even pretending to work for utility companies to defraud customers of their hard-earned cash. Tonight on The Pulse of St. Louis, you'll learn some of the most popular scams and how not to become a victim, keeping the bah hum bug out of your life.

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