Fake Debt Collectors Pose as Real Businesses

July 19, 2017 Andrew Erk 0

Your BBB® has learned about a new scam trending throughout the country. Fraudsters are unafraid to use any tactics to steal your valuable information. The new trend? They are pretending to be lawyers and debt collectors who threaten to send […]

DeVry University Refunds Are On The Way!

July 5, 2017 Oana Schneider 0

Your BBB® would like to announce that starting today, July 5th, the FTC will start mailing 173,000 refund checks totaling over $49 million to DeVry students in compensation for the university’s misleading ads. According to this FTC complaint, DeVry aired […]

207,000 Carseats Recalled by Britax

June 22, 2017 Oana Schneider 0

Your BBB® has learned that Britax, the carseat manufacturer is recalling 207,000 Britax B-Safe carseats following a notice from the National Traffic Safety Administration according to which the chest clip can break and pose a choking hazard for children. The […]

CDC Reports Rise in Cases of Deadly Fungus

May 30, 2017 Jackie 0

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported an increase in cases of a deadly fungus. Since some of the cases were found in Illinois and Indiana, your BBB® wants to let readers know about the fungus. As […]

Fake Emails Could Leave Your Penniless

May 18, 2017 Oana Schneider 0

Your BBB® has learned that area residents are receiving scam emails asking them to wire money. The fake emails are usually very professionally done and claiming to represent a company that you usually do business with, a utility company and the […]