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Is Your Family Looking for a Puppy? Read Here!
By: Beth

Is Your Family Looking for a Puppy? Read Here!

I have written here before that our BBB staff is made up of animal lovers. Past posts about our little friends included information on Read More

Widespread Harassment from Phony Debt Collectors Raises Concerns of Mass Data Breach, Warns BBB
News From a Fellow BBB: Beware of Some Debt Relief Offers
By: Beth

News From a Fellow BBB: Beware of Some Debt Relief Offers

July 23, 2009, Memphis, TN “ Today's difficult economic times continue to spur more fraudulent debt relief offers. The BB...

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Trouble at the Dealership: Cash for Clunkers Again
By: Beth

Trouble at the Dealership: Cash for Clunkers Again

Everyday in the news a unique issue relating to the Cash for Clunkers (CARS) government rebate program appears...

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Work-at-Home Scam Alert From the Postal Service
BBB Advice on the Basics of Creating an Estate Plan
By: Beth

BBB Advice on the Basics of Creating an Estate Plan

Estate planning isn't only for the wealthy, nor is it a topic people enjoy thinking about. However, Better Business Bureau advises consumers that ...

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The $160.00 Snuggie?
By: Beth

The $160.00 Snuggie?

The Tri-State BBB has received complaints from consumers in the past regarding Read More