Scam Busters: News 2 explores scam trends, tactics all day Thursday

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Every year, Americans are scammed out of billions dollars of their hard-earned money due to scammers. The Federal Bureau of Investigation gets calls every day from people scammed out of their money.

News 2 is taking an in-depth look at the scams affecting Middle Tennesseans throughout the day Thursday beginning at 4 a.m.

We will highlight the latest trends and tactics scammers are using, the most popular scams and ones you’ve never heard of, and will inform you on ways to protect yourself and fight back.

CrimeTracker: Scam Busters stories include:

The Better Business Bureau is answering calls for anyone who wants to report or ask questions about scams during our 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. newscasts. Give them a call at 615-482-1040.