TYLER, Texas (KETK) – Scam calls have become commonplace, but they can pose more of a threat than you might think.

KETK News investigates who is targeting East Texans with these deceptive attacks and how your life savings can be wiped away with the press of a button.

Catch Lauren Margolis’s special report, Digital Deception, on FOX 51 News at 9 or KETK News at 10 on Thursday.