The holidays are here and the scammers are out in full force. Their latest trick is fake apps. Starbucks started the first "retail app", and many stores have followed.
But scammers are now creating fake apps, trick you into downloading them to your smartphone or tablet, and ask you to load your credit card information in these apps. You can guess what happens next.
Here are 5 things to think about Be very judicious in deciding what app to download. Better safe than sorry.