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Is Your Family Prepared For An Emergency?
By: Susan

Is Your Family Prepared For An Emergency?

September is National Preparedness Month, a great time to review or create your family’s emergency plan, make updates where necessary, and consider new ways of keeping...

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Time to Sign Up for the National Mortgage Settlement
By: Jason

Time to Sign Up for the National Mortgage Settlement

The Attorney General for Indiana issued a press release on Tuesday announcing that his office is mailing over 37,000 letters to Indiana residences who lost their homes...

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Rent-To-Own Companies & Software Company Sign Consent Agreement with FTC
By: Jackie

Rent-To-Own Companies & Software Company Sign Consent Agreement with FTC

The FTC partnered with the Illinois Attorney General to investigate seven rent-to-own companies and a software design firm.  The investigation resulted in charges bein...

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Warning: Talking, Texting and Surfing Too Much!
By: Michael

Warning: Talking, Texting and Surfing Too Much!

On October 17, 2011, CTIA-The Wireless Association®, Federal Communications Commission and Consumers Union announced that providers representing more than 97 percent o...

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Unwanted Calls, Texts, And Spoofed Phone Numbers
By: Tom

Unwanted Calls, Texts, And Spoofed Phone Numbers

Recently Attorney General Greg Zoeller held panel discussions at three locations in Indiana in which all three Indiana Better Business Bureaus participated. ...

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Lifeline Program Helps Low-Income Consumers Communicate
By: Amanda

Lifeline Program Helps Low-Income Consumers Communicate

Can you imagine your life without a phone?  Many of us communicate through a phone daily so it may be hard to imagine that someone may not have one.  Believe it or not...

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Is That iPhone 5 a Fake?
By: Jason

Is That iPhone 5 a Fake?

The BBB in Hawaii is warning consumers to watch out for fake iPhone 5s sold online from overseas. In an interview with a local news station in Hawaii, Timothy Camino, ...

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Warning to Indiana Residents: You Cannot Vote By Phone
By: Jackie

Warning to Indiana Residents: You Cannot Vote By Phone

In a press release dated September 14, 2012, Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson warned Indiana residents not to accept phone calls offering voting by phone.  Aft...

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