Do You Have Unclaimed Property?

April 12, 2017 Jackie 0

One of the calls your BBB® responded to this week was from a consumer who was contacted by a “professional locator” offering a suspicious-sounding service. The consumer was told that $780 was deposited in an escrow account in her name […]

No, It’s Not the Former President Calling!

March 28, 2017 Jackie 0

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 Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asking […]

Is Your Pacemaker Secure?

March 16, 2017 Jackie 0

Your BBB® just received an article from Wired magazine that has the scary headline, “Medical Devices Are the Next Security Nightmare,” and we would like to pass along the information to our readers. The short answer is yes, pacemakers, defibrillators, […]

BBB Wise Giving Alliance Shares IRS Dirty Dozen List

February 24, 2017 Jackie 0

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 promotes high standards of conduct among organizations […]

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Are Tax ID Thieves Targeting You?

February 1, 2017 Jackie 0

January 30 – February 3, 2017 is Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week. Your BBB® would like to share information about this week. The purpose is to make people aware of tax identity theft and how to recognize and prevent it. […]

A Fun Way to Get Fit

January 26, 2017 Jackie 0

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 sponsored by the American […]