Tips on sending and receiving eCards

Posted by Rachel Leigh - email

(WFLX) - If you're thinking of sending an eCard for Father's Day, you may be sending a computer virus to the one you love.

They may be convenient and free, but the American Association of Retired Persons says eCards are also being used by hackers to distribute dangerous software to your computer.

To protect yourself, the American Greeting Card Association says do not open eCards from unidentified senders and delete cards that include attachments.