Many of us will be shopping online this holiday season.

“The retail experts predict that we’ll each spend about a thousand dollars this holiday season and a lot of us will be spending these dollars online, especially during this pandemic.”

Bao Vang with the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota says online purchase scams are on the rise and she’s urging consumers to do their research before buying online–and she says if a deal looks too good to be true, it probably is.