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“Can You Hear Me?” Scam—Hang Up Immediately!
By: Oana Schneider

“Can You Hear Me?” Scam—Hang Up Immediately!

Your BBB® wants to warn everyone that the “Can you hear me scam?” is now spreading from Florida to Pennsylvania and Virginia and possibly the rest of the country. Here’s how the scammers operate...

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BBB Warns: Social Media Scams Are On The Rise
By: Amanda

BBB Warns: Social Media Scams Are On The Rise

Today, your BBB® heard the tale of another consumer who was approached by a fraudster on social media.  This fraudster sent a friend request to our consumer who informed BBB that it was an “old hig...

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A Fun Way to Get Fit
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By: Jackie

A Fun Way to Get Fit

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to improve your health? Your BBB® brings you news of a challenge that might be just the incentive for you. It’s called the “1 Billion Steps Challenge.” It is s...

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Scam Alert: Your Labor Posters Are Outdated
By: Michael

Scam Alert: Your Labor Posters Are Outdated

Every year at this time, your BBB® gets calls from businesses who receive mailings telling them their labor posters are outdated. They attempt to se...

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Is Your Password on the List of the 25 Worst Passwords of 2016?
By: Jackie

Is Your Password on the List of the 25 Worst Passwords of 2016?

Your BBB® has examined the data breach statistics from 2016. Would it surprise you to learn that in 2016 there were Read More

Best Deals of the Month: Look Out for These 7 Items
By: Oana Schneider

Best Deals of the Month: Look Out for These 7 Items

If you are looking to purchase something and save money this time of year, your BBB® has done some research on this topic and wishes to share with consumers a few tips and tricks. Now that the holi...

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Beware of New Tech Savvy Gmail Scam
By: Mandi Ashby

Beware of New Tech Savvy Gmail Scam

Your BBB® has learned of a new scam on the block. This time around it is Gmail users that are being targeted. Here is what you need to know and look for. This email phishing scam is a little on ...

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30 Useful Ways to Pass Your Time in January
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By: Oana Schneider

30 Useful Ways to Pass Your Time in January

January must be the most boring month of the year: the holidays are over; the weather is bad and there’s nothing fun to do. Your BBB® wants to share 30 useful ways to pass your time in January. ...

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