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Consumer Alert: Know Who is Asking for Your Money

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RICHLAND, Wash--  Another warning about scammers sending you fake checks in the mail.

A number of you may have gotten a letter saying you've won big bucks, but first you have to pay processing fees. 

There are several versions of the scam, like mystery shoppers or Publisher's Clearing House.

Bottom line: if you get a check with a letter asking you to send some money back, throw it out.

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