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Santa letter scam brings a new Christmas con

Santa letter scam brings a new Christmas con

I'm sad to report that even Santa Claus isn't immune to being exploited by grinches looking to steal at Christmas. There are scams seeking to cash in on your desire to make your child's Christmas special with a handwritten letter from jolly old St. Nick. The Better Business Bureau issued an alert last week advising people to be cautious with unsolicited emails offering custom letters and related trinkets. One version offers "Santa's special package" for $19.99, the BBB says, and directs you to a website to place your order. The site offers a special deal that includes an "official" nice-list certification in addition to your letter, and even free...

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