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Better Think Before You Venmo — Payment App Scams Are on the Rise

Payment apps like Venmo, Cash App and Zelle have become the go-to way to handle casual transactions like splitting a brunch check or helping a roommate cover a bill. But think before you click, because scammers are also using these apps for easy cash. Finance education expert Ray Martinez of EverFi shares some tips on how to avoid getting taken.