WATCH: KSAT Community Town Hall: Financial Scams

Text, email, imposter. Criminals are getting more sophisticated.

SAN ANTONIO – There’s a specific feeling you get when you learn you’ve just been conned out of your personal information or money.

Scammers and fraudsters like to take people on an emotional roller-coaster. It’s a form of manipulation that gets scammers the results they’re looking for.

But if we slow down and learn to spot the signs, we can stay ahead of them.

Watch our final KSAT Community town hall of 2023. KSAT reporter Patty Santos talked with community leaders and local authorities about the latest scams and how you can avoid being a victim.

You can watch the town hall in the video player above.

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About the Author:

Stephanie Leonard is the Special Events Coordinator for KSAT Community. She enjoys writing and producing video and digital content.