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Expect Spike in Emergency Scam Calls During Spring Break
By: Jackie

Expect Spike in Emergency Scam Calls During Spring Break

March is typically the month of Spring Break for college and high school students. Your BBB® typically experiences a spike in Emergency Scam calls during this month. The emergency scam is also know...

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IRS Alert: W-2 Phishing Scam Is On The Rise!
By: Oana Schneider

IRS Alert: W-2 Phishing Scam Is On The Rise!

Your BBB® would like to share information regarding a scam that’s been on the rise during tax season. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warns that the scam in question is targeting school district...

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Another IRS Scam Alert!
By: Tom

Another IRS Scam Alert!

It seems that a day doesn’t go by that we learn of a new twist on the IRS collections scam.  Your BBB® recently received information from the IRS that people who are deaf or hard of hearing are bei...

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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Shares IRS Dirty Dozen List
By: Jackie

BBB Wise Giving Alliance Shares IRS Dirty Dozen List

Some consumers may not realize that your BBB® has a Charity Review program as part of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance. The BBB Wise Giving Alliance helps donors make informed giving decisions and prom...

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Evanger Dog Food Recall: Euthanasia Drugs and Horse Meat Contamination
By: Oana Schneider

Evanger Dog Food Recall: Euthanasia Drugs and Horse Meat Contamination

Your BBB® would like to share information regarding the Evanger dog food recall.  Recently, the company issued a voluntary ...

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That Might Be the IRS Calling You, After All!
By: Oana Schneider

That Might Be the IRS Calling You, After All!

Your BBB® wants to share important information regarding those calls from unlisted numbers. According to Read More

Western Union Agrees to the Largest Financial Forfeiture by a Money Service Business
By: Jackie

Western Union Agrees to the Largest Financial Forfeiture by a Money Service Business

As a result of extensive, well-coordinated investigations and lawsuits, your BBB® has learned that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Justice Department, FBI, IRS, Consumer Financial Protection Bu...

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Vizio TVs Are Reporting Back Everything You Watch: Here’s How to Stop That from Happening!
By: Oana Schneider

Vizio TVs Are Reporting Back Everything You Watch: Here’s How to Stop That from Happening!

The FTC sued Vizio in federal court, alleging that the manufacturer had been selling TV sets that tracked consu...

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