2022 Black Friday: Make Sure You Avoid All the Elaborate Scams

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Black Friday arrives the day after Thanksgiving — which is Nov. 25 this year. It’ll be a day filled with deals on items like headphones and TVs, but with all that potential money flowing from customers to stores, cybercriminals are unfortunately looking to steal some of it.Scammers work year round, but they turn up their efforts during the high-spending holiday season to exploit the spirit of giving.The scams range far and wide — as retailers like Amazon, Best Buy and Walmart roll out deals …