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Deloitte Data Breach: What You Don’t Know
By: Oana Schneider
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Deloitte Data Breach: What You Don’t Know

Your BBB® would like to inform area residents of another data breach that could potentially put people’s personal information at risk. After the major hit took by Equifax, when 143 million consumer...

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How to Cancel A Credit Card And Avoid Expensive Consequences
By: Oana Schneider

How to Cancel A Credit Card And Avoid Expensive Consequences

With so many tempting offers out there, there’s no wonder consumers are inclined to cancel a credit card in favor of another one. But your BBB® would like to inform everyone that doing so may not b...

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Your New Medicare Card Is On Its Way!
By: Oana Schneider
FAQFYI

Your New Medicare Card Is On Its Way!

Your BBB® has learned that there are some significant changes being done to the Medicare card. By April 2019, you will receive a new Medicare card that no longer shows your social security number, ...

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700,000 Silverado, Sierra Trucks Recalled Over Steering Issues
By: Oana Schneider

700,000 Silverado, Sierra Trucks Recalled Over Steering Issues

Your BBB® has learned that GM is recalling 690,685 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra trucks (model 1500) after discovering that the vehicles may feature a defective steering system. Accord...

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Flooded Cars Are Hitting The Market!
By: Oana Schneider

Flooded Cars Are Hitting The Market!

Your BBB would like to warn tristate area residents that, with hurricanes Harvey and Irma affecting various parts of the country, flooded cars will be up for sale prett...

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5 Things You Need to Know About Outlet Shopping
By: Oana Schneider

5 Things You Need to Know About Outlet Shopping

Saving money can sometimes mean that people will turn their attention to outlet shopping. Your BBB® would like you to know 5 important things before shopping at an outlet store:

1. Are you rea...

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That’s Not Equifax Calling You!
By: Oana Schneider

That’s Not Equifax Calling You!

If the phone rings and someone claims it’s Equifax calling you, hang up immediately. Your BBB has learned that scammers are now taking advantage of the Equifax data breach, calling people to suppos...

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September Is National Preparedness Month: Time to Take Action!
By: Oana Schneider
FYINews

September Is National Preparedness Month: Time to Take Action!

Your BBB® would like to remind everyone that September is National Preparedness Month, so a few tips on preparing your household for emergencies could come in handy. In light of recent events, with...

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It’s Time to Check Your Annual Credit Reports!
By: Andrew Erk

It’s Time to Check Your Annual Credit Reports!

Your BBB® wants to remind everyone in the tri-state area that checking your credit every year is a must. Credit reports may not always be fun to look at, but they are imperative for knowledge of yo...

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