Warning Issued to Consumers Ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

A warning is going out to consumers ahead of a spending spree on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

FraudSMART and gardai say over 4 billion euro is expected to be spent online with payment cards during November and December.

They're alerting people to the risks of fraud when buying from sites - around three quarters of all card fraud happens online.

Fraudsmart Head of Fraud Prevention, Olivia Buckley, has this advice:

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