Fake tickets on the rise during holidays
What to beware of if you are buying tickets online. Video by fox4now.comvideo
WFTX - If you're still doing your holiday shopping, you might be thinking about buying tickets for sporting events or concerts as a gift. However, if you're buying online, there are a few things to keep in mind.
Consumer experts say a lot of times people end up buying counterfeit ticketsa nd they don't know the tickets are fake until it's too late. Experts say a big thing to pay attention to is that the website you're using provides a verification code and phone number for you to call if you have questions.
An example of reliable ticket re-sales is the NBA fan resale website. Each one of the tickets on that site is verified by Ticketmaster before being put up for sale.