With much of the economy still shut down due to the Coronavirus pandemic, millions of Americans are turning to gig economy apps such as Uber, Lyft, Doordash, and others to help make ends meet. With the increasing popularity of these apps comes an increased risk of scammers using them to take advantage of you and obtain your personal information. In an article on fraud.org, there are two types of these scams that have begun circulating.
You can read the full article at fraud.org. If you suspect that you have become a victim of a scam, report it to the police and your financial institution immediately. You can file a complaint at fraud.org via their secure online complaint form.