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FTC Files Suit Against Companies Sending More Than 180 Million Spam Text Messages
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FTC Files Suit Against Companies Sending More Than 180 Million Spam Text Messages

In a March 7, 2013 press release, the FTC announced it filed eight...

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Institute of Medicine Report Says Counterfeit Drugs Still Dangerous
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Institute of Medicine Report Says Counterfeit Drugs Still Dangerous

FTC Releases Their Top 10 Consumer Complaints for 2012
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FTC Releases Their Top 10 Consumer Complaints for 2012

press release dated Feb. 26, 2013, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) anno...

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Health Care Fraud and Abuse Program Recovers $4.2 Billion Last Year
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Health Care Fraud and Abuse Program Recovers $4.2 Billion Last Year

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Study Finds Errors on Consumer Credit Reports
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Study Finds Errors on Consumer Credit Reports

Have you looked at your credit report lately?  You may be in the 20% of consumers who had errors on one of their three major credit reports according to a Read More

Tips for Protecting Your Smartphone
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Tips for Protecting Your Smartphone

A friend of mine and her husband were shopping at a local store a few days ago.  They weren’t going to be in the store for very long, so they left their smartphones in...

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Area Code 812 Nearly Full; IURC To Hold Hearings
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Area Code 812 Nearly Full; IURC To Hold Hearings

Recent projections by the North American Numbering Plan Administrator (NANPA) show the  812 area code in southern Indiana is due to run out of phone numbers in March o...

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BBB Smart Investing Microsite Launched
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BBB Smart Investing Microsite Launched

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get your finances in order, BBB has some tools that will help you.  Last month, the BBB announced a partnership with the Fi...

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