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Spring Break Warning from the Attorney General
By: Beth

Spring Break Warning from the Attorney General

If you're planning a spring break getaway, your Attorney General Greg Zoeller wants you to keep in mind...

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Resurgence of Fraudulent Offers in the Tri-State
By: Beth

Resurgence of Fraudulent Offers in the Tri-State

STIMULUS SCAMS: We recently received a call from a retired citizen.  He...

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Consumers Tell BBB Locally Produced Dog Bones Can Cause Serious Illness, Death of Pets
Tri-State BBB Cautions Businesses Regarding Calls Claiming to Update BBB Files/Solicit Yellow Page Listings
By: Beth

Tri-State BBB Cautions Businesses Regarding Calls Claiming to Update BBB Files/Solicit Yellow Page Listings

The Tri-State BBB received a call from one of its Accredited Businesses recently, concerned about a phone request received to u...

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One-Stop Recall News Website
By: Beth

One-Stop Recall News Website

Frequent visitors to our blog have seen alerts from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission or busi...

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Do You Have a Contract with US Fidelis? Read Here.
By: Beth

Do You Have a Contract with US Fidelis? Read Here.

Last year the BBB warned consumers to be cautious if considering purchasing a vehicle warranty with US ...

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National Consumer Protection Week: Find out how BBB can help you become a savvier consumer
By: Beth

National Consumer Protection Week: Find out how BBB can help you become a savvier consumer

March 7 is the kickoff to National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) and Better Business Bureau is a prou...

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Top Five Reasons to Fill Out the 2010 Census Form