Amazon Prime Day

Scammers posing as Amazon employees as ‘Prime Day’ approaches

The BBB says the caller claims there's a problem with your account to gain access to personal information

(ABC NEWS) —- As Amazon Prime Day and Target Deal Day approach, the Better Business Bureau is out with a new warning about scammers aiming to steal your personal information. In a new scam alert released Thursday, the BBB said that con artists are posing as Amazon employees and calling people, claiming to need information about their account. According to the BBB, the caller will say there’s a problem…

5 Tips for Amazon Prime Day Shopping

Bloomberg/Getty Images Get ready for today’s digital showdown among retail’s biggest giants, all competing aggressively for your dollar. Amazon says its Prime Day — a 24-hour shopping stunt with free shipping on more than 100,000 deals from brands of all sizes in nearly every product category it carries — will be bigger and better than last year’s inaugural event. Even…