Watch out for NCAA College World Series Ticket Scams

June 16, 2017

In Omaha for the NCAA College World Series? The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is warning consumers to be cautious when buying tickets. The games begin June 17 in Omaha, and many fans are still looking for tickets, according to the BBB Serving Nebraska, South Dakota, the Kansas Plains and Southwest Iowa. BBB is warning consumers to be cautious when buying tickets on the online secondary market.

Thousands of fans are descending on Omaha to cheer on their favorite teams, and some are going to end up being disappointed with counterfeit tickets, or tickets that are never delivered as promised.

BBB has teamed up with the National Association of Ticket Brokers to offer tips on purchasing tickets on the secondary market for sporting events, concerts, theatre, etc. Check out their advice at

Consumers are urged to check with and  to find ticket sellers with a good customer track record.

For information on scams and how to avoid them, go to To report a scam, go to