Football Fans: Watch Out for Game Day Ticket Scams

 Football Fans: Watch Out for Game Day Ticket Scams

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Football season is officially here, and there are countless ways for people to find tickets and connect with online marketplaces, ticket sellers and re-sellers. Unfortunately, some of them are rip-offs, and it isn’t always clear how to tell if a ticket is fake. Last year, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) received over 200 reports on BBB Scam Tracker about ticket scams.

Whether you’re planning to attend a college or professional football game, BBB offers the following tips for fans looking to purchase game day tickets.

  • Purchase from the venue whenever possible. Many official ticket sales agents now offer secondary sales options, as well. 
  • Consider…

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