Indiana is scheduled to begin implementing a federal law known as the Real ID Act in May of 2008 that will require all U.S. citizens to list their physical residence on their driver’s license and other pieces of personal identification. […]
There have been many questions about the Economic Stimulus Plan and who will be getting checks. In order to answer those questions, it’s best to go straight to the source, and the IRS has published a list of questions and […]
Well, it’s official–the stimulus plan has been signed and the checks will start being mailed in the beginning of May. MSNBC.com has a rundown of what will be sent out. (**Please note: there is additional video content that may or […]
Thanks to the efforts of vigilant Tri-state consumers, the Better Business Bureau has been informed that a fraudulent letter is being received in our area. The business is called Global Direct Management, LTD and claims to be a member of […]
According to the Florida Attorney General, illegal drug manufacturers are now producing some even more dangerous variations of drugs such as methamphetamine, heroin, and marijuana. These new street drug incarnations now come in flavors, which children could very easily mistake […]
According to a recent article by the Council of Better Business Bureaus, our FICO scores will be changing in the near future: Your Credit Score is Going to Change “ FICO 08 is Coming! The way consumer credit scores are […]
The Council of Better Business Bureaus issued a news release today regarding the recent increase in complaints regarding dating services: Consumers Looking for Love Need to be on the Lookout:Complaints to BBB for Dating Services Are on the Rise 2/4/2008 […]
The BBB name is once again being used in phishing emails. Please go to the official BBB Security Alerts page for full details.
The IRS has issued a new alert warning against new e-mail and telephone scams using their name, as well as fraudulent advance payment schemes. Please take a moment to read the official press release in full.
At midnight on February 17, 2009, all full-power television stations in the United States will stop broadcasting in analog and switch to 100% digital broadcasting. You will need to take action before February 17, 2009 if you currently watch TV […]