Social media is being used by scammers to learn more about their target by taking valuable data from there and asking money. Today it is called the Grandparent Scam that can happen to anyone who would be told that a loved one is in trouble. Nancy Weinberg got an email from her sister-in-law, telling her that the luggage of the latter was stolen in Madrid and that she needed the money. Nancy Weinberg found out that her sister-in-law did not travel to Spain. To know more about this story, check out the source.
Source: New York CBS Local