February is national Scams Awareness Month. If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Here is the message we're promoting this month, and here it is in action. This station in South Dakota is reporting a local scam involving Powerball.
Remember, we don't contact you if you win the Lottery - you have to buy a ticket and claim your winnings with us. If someone requests personal information and/or money so that you can claim the prize for which you never entered, it's a scam!