Over 1000 Business Point of Sale Systems Compromised

August 26, 2014 Michael 0

Your BBB has reported various business security breaches over the last few years. Over the past year, the Secret Service has responded to over 1,000 business network intrusions impacted by malware known as “Backoff”. Seven Point of Sale system providers/vendors […]

Credit Card And Shipping Fraud

August 25, 2014 Tom 0

From time to time, your Tri-State BBB hears from various law enforcement agencies regarding fraudulent activity. We have learned of a scheme that is currently being worked regarding credit card and shipping fraud. This is how it works. A job […]

Concerns about Concussion Claims Prompt FTC Letters

August 22, 2014 Amanda 0

As high school and pro sports seasons approach, many consumers will be purchasing equipment for their child. Your BBB would like to remind all consumers that any claims about a product’s protective qualities should be backed by “competent and reliable” […]

Making Sure You Are Protected While Traveling

August 21, 2014 Wes 0

With the holiday’s right around the corner, a lot of people are beginning to make their travel plans for upcoming vacations. While you are busy planning, your BBB is always looking for ways that you can stay protected. There is […]

1st National “my Social Security” Week

August 20, 2014 Jackie 0

The Social Security Act was passed on August 14, 1925. Your BBB has learned that to celebrate this year’s 79th anniversary of the Act, the Social Security Administration (SSA) has designated this week, August 17 – 23, 2014, as the […]