Gift cards a top target for scammers this holiday season

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(KRON) – If you’re a gift card giver this holiday season, be careful of scams making the rounds.

According to the National Retail Federation, gift cards have been a top present Americans want the most for the past 13 years.

While gift cards are generally safe and secure, like other payment options they are susceptible to scams.

Here are some things to look out for when gift card shopping: