Cyber experts warn of increase in phishing email scams

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Just in time for the holiday season, scammers are hard at work trying to get their hands on your personal information.

According to Scamwatch, phishing scams are attempts by scammers to trick you into giving out personal information such as your bank account numbers, passwords and credit card numbers.

In this case, scammers send e-mails to your inbox which look identical to what a retailers would look like.

News 10's Clayton Cummins is talking with security experts to find out how you can protect yourself online tonight on later editions of News 10.