Look It’s Your ISP or Maybe Not

June 28, 2016 Michael 0

Your BBB® is receiving calls daily from people who are having their important computer files held for ransom. Our advice is to never believe any pop-up messages on the computer, or phone calls stating there is a problem with your […]

Beware of Lottery and Sweepstakes Scams

June 23, 2016 Susan 0

Recently our BBB® heard about a common scam resurfacing in our area. This scam, and some very similar, have been around for many years, but new twists or popularity seem to cause increases in victims from time to time. The […]

Choosing a Credit Card

June 22, 2016 Jackie 0

A February 2016 survey by Princeton Survey Research Associates found that 25 million consumers have had their credit card for 10 years or more and 20 million have never changed their credit card. We are a loyal bunch, but should […]

Things to Know About a Reverse Mortgage

June 16, 2016 Michael 0

Your BBB® receives many questions from people considering a reverse mortgage. If you’re 62 or older – and want money to pay off your mortgage, supplement your income, or pay for healthcare expenses – you may consider a reverse mortgage. […]

Why You Should “Look for the Seal”

June 14, 2016 Susan 0

Consumers have many decisions to make when they purchase goods and services. With many businesses vying for a consumer’s attention, it can be difficult to know which businesses will best fit their needs and will meet their expectations. We, at […]

New Rules for Payday Loans

June 9, 2016 Michael 0

After four years of studying high-cost short-term payday and auto-title loans, your BBB® has learned that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has released proposed rules intended to prevent borrowers from falling into a costly debt trap, leaving people worse off […]

Summer Travel Safety Tips

June 8, 2016 Jackie 0

This is the time when many families decide to take a vacation. Your BBB® has come across some helpful information for ensuring safe travels. Something that is on everyone’s mind these days is the Zika virus. The U.S. Centers for […]