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Another IRS Scam Alert!
By: Tom

Another IRS Scam Alert!

It seems that a day doesn’t go by that we learn of a new twist on the IRS collections scam.  Your BBB® recently received information from the IRS that people who are deaf or hard of hearing are bei...

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Dance Of The Hillary
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By: Tom

Dance Of The Hillary

Your BBB® often receives messages regarding possible scams, and sometimes these take the form of an urgent message of a possible virus or other kind of malware....

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BBB® Charity Reporting System
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By: Tom

BBB® Charity Reporting System

It seems that many of us are bombarded by organizations seeking our financial assistance for medical research, disaster relief, or by other fraternal or philanthropic ...

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Brad Pitt Is Dead! Another Hoax on Social Media.
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By: Tom

Brad Pitt Is Dead! Another Hoax on Social Media.

The latest celebrity hoax that’s going around is the story that Brad Pitt died.  Your BBB® wants to affirm that Brad Pitt is alive and well.  The hoax says that he die...

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Watch Out for Misuse of the BBB Accredited Business Seal
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By: Tom

Watch Out for Misuse of the BBB Accredited Business Seal

When looking for a reliable business that you can trust, we encourage you to “Look for the Seal;” however, your BBB® would like to add that you should go one step furt...

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Business ID Theft: A Growing Problem
By: Tom

Business ID Theft: A Growing Problem

As many of our readers are aware, identity theft is still one of the most pervasive crimes perpetrated against people.  A growing concern is the rise in business ID th...

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Unless You Know Someone There, Don’t Answer Calls from These Area Codes
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By: Tom

Unless You Know Someone There, Don’t Answer Calls from These Area Codes

Recently the Indiana Attorney General, Greg Zoeller, provided information regarding calls from area codes from whence many scams originate.  Your BBB® also wants you t...

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Protecting Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft
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By: Tom

Protecting Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft

Many consumers take steps every day to protect their identity and financial information, but what about probably one of the most sinister forms of identity theft, medi...

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