This time of year, make sure to be on your toes to avoid being scammed! We've got tips to help you avoid five common scams that pop up around the holidays.
Here’s what to look out for:
I was online and wanted a free guidebook. All I had to do was enter my credit card information to start my free trial - which I could cancel at any time. But life got busy and I forgot to cancel. There are now new charges on my credit card bill, plus I discovered I am signed up for automatic billing.
Parking is $5, and you may need to pay admission (see the previous blog entry), but once you’re in, free family entertainment is at every turn!
If you have some flexibility in your schedule during fair week (Aug. 24 – Sept. 2), here are a few ways you might qualify to get through the gate at no cost:
Headed to the Champlain Valley Fair?
With a little pre-planning, you can spin yourself (or your kids) silly without breaking the bank.
Here are my top four suggestions: