Keep holiday shopping safe…..
It’s Black Friday–the day shoppers and retailers have been waiting for all year. But experts say it can also be a time when unsuspecting shoppers get victimized. Police say this time of year, shoppers are targeted by thiefs. The recommend you always keep track of your personal information–like credit cards and identification–and be aware of your surroundings when walking back to your car with your ‘goodies’. They say if you can, avoid shopping alone. A recent survey, meantime, shows people brave the crowds ‘not’ exclusively to get that perfect gift for a family member or friend–but for themselves– some 20-percent of the time! That means to me, that folks–as busy as they are–always remember to make sure the holidays are a happy time for everyone..