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Preventing Gift Card Scams
By: Andrew Erk

Preventing Gift Card Scams

The gift card. A classic holiday gift that fits most everyone’s needs especially when you don’t know what else to get. Some people, six in ten to be exact according to the National Retail Federatio...

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Understand DNA Testing Privacy
By: Andrew Erk
FYI

Understand DNA Testing Privacy

You may be trying to figure out what Christmas gift to get to wow someone on your list, or to have someone else get for you. The idea of getting one of the many DNA testing options comes to mind, b...

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DNR warns of Boy Scout Troop 399 Wreaths having Boxwood Blight
By: Andrew Erk
FYI

DNR warns of Boy Scout Troop 399 Wreaths having Boxwood Blight

Your BBB has learned that the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is warning of wreaths purchased from Boy Scout Troop 399 in Evansville, Indiana, as containing the fungal disease of Boxw...

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How To Backup Your Phone In A Few Steps
By: Andrew Erk
FYI

How To Backup Your Phone In A Few Steps

The winter season is finally upon us, making this one of the best times to backup all of that information you’ve been storing on your phone. Backing up your phone from time to time is important as ...

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“Mystery Shopper” Scam Is Back For The Holiday Season!
By: Oana Schneider

“Mystery Shopper” Scam Is Back For The Holiday Season!

Your BBB learned that the mystery shopper scam is making rounds in the tristate area. Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear issued a warning informing Kentuckians that his office received numerous...

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Uber Data Breach: What We Know So Far
By: Oana Schneider
FYINews

Uber Data Breach: What We Know So Far

Your BBB® learned that Uber made a big announcement recently, according to which the company was hit by a cyber attack in 2016. As a result, some personal information of 57 million Uber users was d...

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I Met A Guy On The Internet
By: Tom

I Met A Guy On The Internet

As I was looking over my newsfeed this past weekend, I came across this story and learned just how pervasive romance scams are across the globe.  What’s interesting about this story is that this pa...

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Forever 21 Data Breach: What We Know So Far
By: Oana Schneider

Forever 21 Data Breach: What We Know So Far

Your BBB® has learned about a potential data breach that may have affected Forever 21 customers. Last Tuesday, the retailer announced that certain stores have been affected by this data breach, exp...

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Get Your Money Back from Western Union!
By: Andrew Erk
FYITips

Get Your Money Back from Western Union!

Over the past few years, it is no secret that scams have become more and more frequent. One of the most prominent ways for scammers to take advantage of consumers is to ask for money transfers. Som...

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