FOX8 On Your Side: Vacation Rentals

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If you’re planning a summer vacation, watch out. There are scam artists looking to steal away your fun in the sun.

FOX8’s On Your Side Consumer reporter Melissa Painter explains how you can protect yourself.

If you're the victim of a scam, report it. It's the best way to prevent scam artists from stealing money from other people. To file a complaint online visit or by phone 1-877-5-NO-SCAM.