SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - You know the old saying about death and taxes. It seems the other thing that's unavoidable this time of year is scammers trying to rip you off.

With the stress of getting your taxes done, you'll want to make sure you don't let your guard down and end up paying a costly price.

In this CBS News 8 video, Sheryl Reichert, president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau, shares ideas on how to protect yourself.