This is the time of year when consumers around the world begin ordering gifts for holiday celebrations.

COVID-19 has only increased the need for online shopping, but beware! Delivery scams and package theft become more prevalent around the holiday season because the chance of a home receiving a package increases in November and December.

Marjorie Stephens is president and CEO of the BBB Serving Northern Indiana.

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