We’re kicking off a series of articles this November about how to protect you and your loved ones from scams.

The Better Business Bureau receives thousands of reports per year from active-duty service members, military families, and veterans through our crowd-sourced scam reporting tool, BBB Scam TrackerSM. Military consumers reported they were more likely to be scammed, with a median reported loss of $280 last year—27% higher than the general population.

We know how much you give to your country, and want to help you keep your hard-earned money safe. That’s why we cracked open the data books to identify the top five most risky scams you need to know. Read more about the Top Five Riskiest Scams in the full article here:  www.bbb.org/article/news-releases/18798-top-5-riskiest-scams-for-military-families-veterans