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Social Security Numbers Will No Longer Be Used on Medicare Cards
By: Wes

Social Security Numbers Will No Longer Be Used on Medicare Cards

In response to concern over the increasing number of incidents of identity theft, your BBB has learned in a News Release from ...

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CFPB Proposes Scorecard to Protect Students from Dangerous Banking Products
By: Wes

CFPB Proposes Scorecard to Protect Students from Dangerous Banking Products

For years the federal government has voiced their disapproval of the way the relationship between the financial industry and higher education institutions target stude...

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FCC Releases New Consumer Help Center
By: Wes

FCC Releases New Consumer Help Center

Your BBB® has learned that earlier this week the FCC has created a new web portal to aid consumers in filing complaints that have a federal interest. The portal can be...

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FCC and CFPB Planning Lawsuits/Fines against Sprint for Alleged Bill Cramming
By: Wes

FCC and CFPB Planning Lawsuits/Fines against Sprint for Alleged Bill Cramming

Your BBB® has learned that the federal government is planning to take legal action against another top cellular carrier. Over the last 6 months, the FTC brought suits ...

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New Scam with Familiar Feel Going Around
By: Wes

New Scam with Familiar Feel Going Around

It seems like every day we hear about a new scam or a new hack, they are almost becoming a part of everyday life. Your Tri-State BBB® has learned of a new scam going a...

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposing New Prepaid Debit Card Rules
By: Wes

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposing New Prepaid Debit Card Rules

How to Ensure Your Holiday Package Arrives on Time and In One Piece
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By: Wes

How to Ensure Your Holiday Package Arrives on Time and In One Piece

It’s starting to become that time of year. Not even mid-November and the Holiday shopping season is already upon us. With families becoming more spread out across the ...

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Don’t Get Tricked Into an Employment Scam, Treat Yourself to These Tips
By: Wes

Don’t Get Tricked Into an Employment Scam, Treat Yourself to These Tips

With the job market on the rebound, and the holidays right around the corner, more and more people are looking for employment. Your BBB® has learned of some potential ...

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