It’s Cyber Monday and many of us will be looking for deals online. The Better Business Bureau’s Bao Vang says scams are on the rise this time of year and she recommends:

“If someone is splashing ‘sale’, ‘limited-time deals’ just think twice about whether this is luring you instead of actually being a legitimate sale.”

Consumers are predicted to spend just under $1,000 each this holiday season on friends and loved ones, according to the National Retail Federation.