Hurricane Scams

Please be aware of the most recent hurricane related scams. These scams are disguised to look very legitimate. Scammers are using phishing related emails to trick users into providing sensitive information or to direct users to malware infected websites. In addition, scammers are also taking to social media please, text message, phone calls and even door to door solicitations. If you receive a phone call ask whomever is asking for funds to provide information about the organization. Many organization will not send emails to request funds via Western Union or PayPal. Hover your mouse over any link in email to see where the link is actually sending you to. You can always Google the organization in email to get to the correct place to contribute funds.