When severe weather strikes, it brings out the good in people who help their neighbors--and the worst in people who try to fleece those who need help.

Dennis Horton, Director of the Rockford Regional Office of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) joined the WROK Morning Show on Tuesday to talk about protecting yourself from weather/flood scammers. Dennis also highlighted the dangers of having everything from your phone to your refrigerator to your heart monitor connected to the net.