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New Rules Allow Debt Collection Robocalls from the Feds
By: Michael
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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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Unless You Know Someone There, Don’t Answer Calls from These Area Codes
By: Tom
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Unless You Know Someone There, Don’t Answer Calls from These Area Codes

Recently the Indiana Attorney General, Greg Zoeller, provided information regarding calls from area codes from whence many scams originate.  Your BBB® also wants you t...

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Summer Travel Safety Tips
By: Jackie
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Summer Travel Safety Tips

This is the time when many families decide to take a vacation. Your BBB® has come across some helpful information for ensuring safe travels. Something that is on every...

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New Version of IRS Scam Aimed at College Students
By: Amanda

New Version of IRS Scam Aimed at College Students

Your BBB® has written several articles on the IRS scam already.  Recently, we’ve learned of a new version of the scam aimed at college students.  Read More

Tips from Your Tri-State BBB® for On-The-Spot Sales Calls
By: Susan
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Tips from Your Tri-State BBB® for On-The-Spot Sales Calls

Visitors at the door are common when the weather is nice, providing the opportunity for on-the-spot sales calls. Some services lend themselves to this more than others...

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Tax Scam Calls Increasing in Our Area
By: Tom
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Tax Scam Calls Increasing in Our Area

BBB® serving Evansville and the Tri-State has received a noticeable increase in calls from consumers who have been contacted by someone alleging to be from the IRS. Ac...

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Imposter Scams
By: Amanda

Imposter Scams

Your BBB® continues to hear from consumers, almost daily, regarding a call, email or text from someone claiming that they have computer problems, won a prize or owe mo...

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Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week 2016