AUDIO SOUNDBITE: Beware of Con Artists Posing As Your Bank or Government

Con artists are getting better at what they do, so we have to get better at protecting what we’ve earned and saved.

That’s the word from the Better Business Bureau’s Tracy Hardgrove, who was recently on “Missouri Viewpoints.” She wants us to be suspicious of any communication that asks about your money.

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Those emails could also appear to come from government agencies, like the I-R-S. Hardgrove says we should never reply to those emails. Instead, call your financial institution directly to ask about the email.

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