When you use Google to find a locksmith, it might surprise you to learn that a shocking number of results may very well be "ghost accounts". These purported locksmiths are not actual locksmith businesses but fake businesses that exist to be granted access to your personal information.
Nowadays, locksmith scammers are becoming more and more sophisticated in finding new ways to deceive unsuspecting people.
The services of a locksmith are often needed under desperate or time-sensitive circumstances. Therefore, when seeking one out, you might not even realize that you may be contacting a scammer.
This brief guide will explain how you can spot these scams, stopping them in their tracks.