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FTC Releases 2016 Annual Highlights Report
By: Oana Schneider

FTC Releases 2016 Annual Highlights Report

Your BBB® has learned that the Federal trade Commission has released the 2016 Annual Highlights which state the FTC’s ongoing effort to protect consumers and promote healthy competition in the mark...

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No, It’s Not the Former President Calling!
By: Jackie

No, It’s Not the Former President Calling!

Did you receive a phone call from former President Obama recently? If so, it is the most recent scam making the rounds. The call plays a recorded message from former President Obama or former Secre...

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Tri-State BBB Warns About Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust Scam Calls!
By: Oana Schneider

Tri-State BBB Warns About Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust Scam Calls!

Your BBB® would like to warn tristate area residents of a scam claiming to raise money for the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust. According to the IBCAT, their organization doesn't call to ask ...

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FTC ALERT: “You Won A Government Grant”
By: Oana Schneider

FTC ALERT: “You Won A Government Grant”

With social media becoming more and more present in our lives, your BBB® would like to warn small business owners of a Facebook scam that seems to target entrepreneurs. Read More

Dog Food Recall: Blue Buffalo & Wellness
By: Oana Schneider

Dog Food Recall: Blue Buffalo & Wellness

Your BBB® would like to share important information for dog owners. Two brands of dog food are recalling some of their products due to concerning reports regarding higher than normal levels of thyr...

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Tri-State BBB Warns About March Madness Ticket Scams
By: Oana Schneider

Tri-State BBB Warns About March Madness Ticket Scams

With March Madness being just around the corner, your BBB® would like to remind basketball fans to be careful when purchasing tickets for the NCAA Men’s Tournament. “As we get close to the main ...

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Is Your Pacemaker Secure?
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By: Jackie

Is Your Pacemaker Secure?

Your BBB® just received an article from Wired magazine that has the scary headline, “Medica...

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Spring is Showering the Tri-State with Scam Calls!
By: Cathy

Spring is Showering the Tri-State with Scam Calls!

As noted in previous articles, spring has most definitely arrived.  The gardens are getting into full swing, and the land is green and lush.  And soggy.  Part of my la...

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