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IRS Hires Private Debt Collectors- Expect to Hear from Them This Month!
By: Oana Schneider

IRS Hires Private Debt Collectors- Expect to Hear from Them This Month!

Your BBB® has learned that the Internal Revenue Service has hired private debt collectors that will go after delinquent accounts starting this month. The first step will be to notify the owners of ...

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Ford Recalls 441,000 Vehicles Due to Fire Risk and Door Latch Concerns
Spring is Showering the Tri-State with Scam Calls!
By: Cathy

Spring is Showering the Tri-State with Scam Calls!

As noted in previous articles, spring has most definitely arrived.  The gardens are getting into full swing, and the land is green and lush.  And soggy.  Part of my la...

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CONSUMER ALERT: That “Free Trial” of Wrinkle Cream Could Empty Your Bank Account
By: Oana Schneider

CONSUMER ALERT: That “Free Trial” of Wrinkle Cream Could Empty Your Bank Account

Your BBB® would like to share information regarding a “free” face cream trial that could cost you hundreds of dollars in the end. According to a recent report from Read More

“You’ve Won a Government Grant”
By: Amanda

“You’ve Won a Government Grant”

We’ve written about this before, but it always seems to come around again.  In fact, just yesterday, your BBB® received at least 3 phone calls from consumers who’ve be...

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Latest IRS Scam Uses Postal Mail, Email and Text Messages
By: Michael
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Latest IRS Scam Uses Postal Mail, Email and Text Messages

Your BBB® hears daily from people with concerns relating to the IRS. Of course, these scams change all the time.  Here is the newest version making the rounds. ...

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Global Mass Mailing Fraud Schemes Halted
By: Jackie

Global Mass Mailing Fraud Schemes Halted

Many of the consumers who come to your BBB® bring letters they have received telling them they have won a large sum of money. They want to know if the offers are legit...

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New Rules Allow Debt Collection Robocalls from the Feds
By: Michael
FAQFYINews

New Rules Allow Debt Collection Robocalls from the Feds

Your BBB® receives many inquiries on third party collections. The Federal Communications Commission released its final rules al...

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