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Avoid Falling for Classic Money Making Tricks
By: Andrew Erk

Avoid Falling for Classic Money Making Tricks

If you are looking to start a new business or work from home, you may be enticed by business opportunities that claim to allow you to earn six figures in 90 days or less. Seems too good to be true,...

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Kids’ Information Taken Without Permission
By: Andrew Erk
FYI

Kids’ Information Taken Without Permission

In today’s continually growing digital world kids are growing up more comfortable interacting with digital technology on a regular basis. The comfortability of kids’ interaction online allows for t...

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What To Do If Your Online Love Interest Asks You For Money
By: Oana Schneider

What To Do If Your Online Love Interest Asks You For Money

If you are looking to start a new relationship, your BBB® would like to point out the fact that you can never be too careful when it comes to your heart and your money. With Valentine’s Day around ...

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No, The US Secretary of State Is Not Emailing You!
By: Oana Schneider

No, The US Secretary of State Is Not Emailing You!

Your BBB® has seen many twists of this scam over the year, but this new version has some interesting features. Many scammers pretend to represent the Social Security Administration, the FTC, the IR...

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Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week
By: Oana Schneider

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

Your BBB® has learned that the FTC is raising awareness for Tax Identity Theft Week and if you want to be protected, there are a series of events planned for the upcoming days. Learn how to protect...

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Takata Airbag Recall
By: Andrew Erk
FAQFYI

Takata Airbag Recall

Your BBB® has learned that Takata, a major airbag manufacture has continued to expand upon the recall amount by 3.3 million. This airbag recall is the largest in history affecting over 37 million v...

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Free Equifax Security Monitoring
By: Andrew Erk
FAQFYI

Free Equifax Security Monitoring

Your BBB is here to remind you it is not too late to seek help to prevent harm to your credit or even worse; suffering identity theft from the Equifax security breach that took place last year. ...

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Delayed Tax Refunds? The IRS Says That Might Be the Case In 2018
By: Oana Schneider
FYINews

Delayed Tax Refunds? The IRS Says That Might Be the Case In 2018

Last year, many consumers received their tax refunds later than expected, so this year your favorite BBB® set out to find out ahead of time if we should expect delays or not. According to the IRS, ...

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