Watch Out for these Three Scams During the 2018 Winter Olympics

Anchorage, Alaska — Feb. 1, 2018Before the 2018 Winter Olympics start on February 8th in South Korea, BBB warns to look out for scams that may involve the popular games. Since the Winter Olympics is a world-wide event, scammers are likely to take advantage of consumers.  

As your favorite athletes compete for the gold, BBB warns to look out for these scams:  

If you suspect you’re the victim of fraud or a scam, report the information to BBB Scam Tracker. BBB uses the information to track fraud, to inform others and to work with law enforcement to attempt to thwart scammers.  

Michelle Tabler, Alaska Marketplace Manager| 907-644- 5208 | michelle.tabler@thebbb.org
Veronica Craker, Content & Communications Director| 253-722-8732| veronica.craker@thebbb.org