Back-to-School Scams

August 29, 2016 Cathy 0

The dog days of summer are about over and it’s time for the school bells to ring!  In my day, that meant new plaid skirts and jumpers, loafers and shiny lunch boxes with the latest cartoon character on them.  Not […]

Springing into Action

April 11, 2016 Cathy 0

There is no denying it, spring is officially here!  The trees are budding, flowers are blooming and yes, sigh, the grass needs mowing.  In my neck of the woods, it’s important to keep the grass at a reasonable height, because […]

A reminder to hop away from scamsters!

March 14, 2016 Cathy 0

Spring is upon us and Easter quickly rounding the bend. Yet another opportunity for chocolate! We have some wonderful local confections here in our community. You know what I am talking about, Easter eggs as big as footballs with the […]

Never Too Late to Be Aware of Fraudsters

February 22, 2016 Cathy 0

Valentine’s Day is already past, and hopefully everyone got their fair share of chocolate! Sadly, I did not, but that’s by my own request. It always looks better to appear that I am trying to stay on my diet and […]

Tri-State BBB Warns of Recurring Scams

January 18, 2016 Cathy 0

Happy New Year! To keep your New Year happy and safe, the BBB® wishes to remind you of some recurring scams that continue to target our community. Please familiarize yourself with these fraudulent offerings and be prepared when you receive […]

Beware of These Common Holiday Scams

December 21, 2015 Cathy 0

Your BBB® would like to wish everyone a very Happy Holiday Season! In order to keep yours merry and bright, we want you to be aware that Santa isn’t the only one keeping track of who is naughty and who […]

BBB Tips for Holiday Shopping

November 16, 2015 Cathy 0

Thanksgiving is upon us once again and with it comes the inevitable weight gain as the beginning of non-stop holiday gatherings (which all involve food of course!) and shopping ensues. Every year I start out with the best of intentions, […]