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10 Smart Ways to Save Money On Energy This Winter
By: Oana Schneider

10 Smart Ways to Save Money On Energy This Winter

Your BBB® is here to help you save money on energy this winter. After rent/mortgage and groceries, utilities are the biggest monthly expense, so here is what you can do to keep warm while cutting t...

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Ready Set Shop: December 16 is Free Shipping Day!
By: Oana Schneider

Ready Set Shop: December 16 is Free Shipping Day!

If you are celebrating the holidays away from your loved ones, you may be shopping online or shipping them something from a local store. Your BBB would like to remind you that December 16th  Read More

AT&T Cramming Victims to Receive a Credit or a Refund
Stainless Steel Slides Recalled After Finger Amputations
By: Oana Schneider

Stainless Steel Slides Recalled After Finger Amputations

Your BBB® warns that 55 stainless steel slides manufactured by Playworld are being recalled after 13 incidents where the slide bed and the sidewall cracked and one child suffered finger amputations...

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Tri-State Holiday Events That Will Boost Your Christmas Spirit
By: Mandi Ashby

Tri-State Holiday Events That Will Boost Your Christmas Spirit

Looking for some fun holiday events? Your BBB®'s got you covered! There is something about the holiday season that makes it the best time of year to get out and enjoy special time with your family ...

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Better Safe Than Sorry: Toys to Avoid This Christmas
By: Jackie

Better Safe Than Sorry: Toys to Avoid This Christmas

Your BBB® has found three helpful resources for parents this holiday season. The first resource is from Lisa Madigan, the Attorney General of Illinois and is entitled “Safe Shopping Guide.” The Gui...

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How Your Speakers Could Be Turned Into Eavesdropping Microphones
By: Michael

How Your Speakers Could Be Turned Into Eavesdropping Microphones

Not only can your computer or phone camera be hijacked, but your microphone as well. Computers typically have two audio jacks: one for sound input when you record something or talk on a Skype call,...

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It’s National Mutt Day and Puppy Scammers Are at it Again!
By: Oana Schneider

It’s National Mutt Day and Puppy Scammers Are at it Again!

December 2nd is National Mutt Day and there are many people out there who will be looking for a four-legged companion on this day. Your BBB® wants you to know that this is also puppy sca...

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