The Thanksgiving holiday usually stirs up thoughts and memories of family, food, and fellowship.

But for many of us, it also has become synonymous with online shopping due to Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales.

But with all those online transactions happening, it’s also a prime time for cyber criminals. 

Since everyone is undoubtedly going to be looking for the best deal, cyberthieves already know they can count on unsuspecting shoppers acting hastily with their decisions. 

Pat Ben, Marketing Associate at HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union shared some tips to keep safe and shop securely online.