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How to Speak and Understand the BBB Language!
By: Cathy
FAQFYI

How to Speak and Understand the BBB Language!

The BBB® system has a language unique unto its own, and sometimes folks have difficulty in understanding exactly what it means. Whether you go online to check out a bu...

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New Resource for Consumers Can Make Life Easier!
April Showers….Bring Basement Water Issues
By: Cathy

April Showers….Bring Basement Water Issues

As a gardener I do believe the old adage, April Showers bring May flowers; however, as a homeowner, the showers can bring lots of other things as well. For one thing, ...

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Social Media Follows You Everywhere!
By: Cathy

Social Media Follows You Everywhere!

I recently attended the wedding of my nephew and his beautiful bride. It was a large wedding and just lovely, the colors were….oops, that’s another story. At any rate,...

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Don’t Be Scared Into Calling Back Bogus Numbers
By: Cathy

Don’t Be Scared Into Calling Back Bogus Numbers

Here at the BBB®, we have been receiving a number of inquiries from concerned consumers stating that they have been called by someone (most recently from Dallas, Texas...

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A Holiday Poem Reminds Us to Avoid Offers “Too Good to Be True”
By: Cathy

A Holiday Poem Reminds Us to Avoid Offers “Too Good to Be True”

As we get ready for the joyful holiday season, let’s not forget to be wise in making our purchases and to not get caught up in being lured in by “too good to be true” ...

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Be Thankful and Careful!
By: Cathy

Be Thankful and Careful!

As the Thanksgiving and holiday seasons approach, we are all a bit more mindful of what we have to be thankful for and how we can share our blessings with others.   It...

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Have a Safe Halloween!
By: Cathy
FYINewsTips

Have a Safe Halloween!

O.K., I am dating myself again. When I was a kid, we didn’t even think about going trick or treating until after it was dark, and that didn’t mean twilight, it had to ...

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Tri-State BBB to Award Three Scholarships
By: Cathy

Tri-State BBB to Award Three Scholarships

While school has only been in session for a few weeks, high school seniors may already be thinking about college and how to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to...

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