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Who is Responsible for a Deceased Loved One’s Debt?
By: Susan

Who is Responsible for a Deceased Loved One’s Debt?

Your Tri-State BBB has provided several blog posts regarding debt collection, debt relief, and other debt related topics, but a topic that has not been covered in a while is the debt of a deceased ...

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Surprising Cyber Security Facts
By: Michael

Surprising Cyber Security Facts

99% of computers are vulnerable to software exploits. 68% of funds lost as a result of a cyber-attack were declared unrecoverable. More than 600,000 Facebook accounts are compromised every si...

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Tech Support Company Settles FTC Charges
By: Jackie

Tech Support Company Settles FTC Charges

Your BBB has just heard some good news for consumers. According to a Read More

2015 National Cyber Security Awareness Month
By: Jackie

2015 National Cyber Security Awareness Month

During this month of October, your BBB joins more than 400 universities, colleges, businesses, government agencies and associations to promote the 12th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Mont...

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Medicare Scare
By: Michael

Medicare Scare

With the dramatic increase over the last year of callers claiming to be either the IRS or U.S. Department of Treasury, Your BBB cautions consumers to be on alert fo...

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Spooky Fun is Around the Corner. Are You Ready?
By: Amanda

Spooky Fun is Around the Corner. Are You Ready?

Your BBB® wants to remind you that Halloween is only two weeks away. Have you decorated, bought candy and picked out your costume? Read More

FTC Updates Guide to Buying a Franchise
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By: Jackie

FTC Updates Guide to Buying a Franchise

You’re looking for a business opportunity and are considering a franchise, but where to begin? Your BBB® has learned that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently u...

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Know Before You Owe
By: Michael

Know Before You Owe

  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) on October 3rd, 2015 implemented a new rule replacing four mortgage disclosure forms with two new ones, the Loan Estimate and the Closing D...

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