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Fake Debt Collectors Pose as Real Businesses
By: Andrew Erk

Fake Debt Collectors Pose as Real Businesses

Your BBB® has learned about a new scam trending throughout the country. Fraudsters are unafraid to use any tactics to steal your valuable information. The new trend? They are pretending to be lawye...

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Stop Paying for These Free Services!
By: Oana Schneider

Stop Paying for These Free Services!

Your BBB® would like to remind tri-state residents that some services are available free of charge, so make sure to check before writing a check! Here are a few services that you might currently be...

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Are Going Out of Business Deals Real?
By: Oana Schneider
FYITips

Are Going Out of Business Deals Real?

ATTENTION: The BBB advises merchants to read the BBB Code of Advertising before having a going out of business ...

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Scammers Are After Your Mortgage Closing Money
By: Oana Schneider

Scammers Are After Your Mortgage Closing Money

FTC and BBB® would like to warn area residents of a scam that could take your dream home away from you. Here’s how this mortgage closing scam works: hackers will gain control over a realtor’s email...

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A Word From the IRS: It’s Not Too Late to File Your Taxes!
By: Oana Schneider
FYITips

A Word From the IRS: It’s Not Too Late to File Your Taxes!

Your BBB® would like to remind everyone who hasn’t filed their taxes yet that all is not lost: according to the IRS, the April deadline doesn’t mean you lose your right to file your taxes, it just ...

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DeVry University Refunds Are On The Way!
By: Oana Schneider

DeVry University Refunds Are On The Way!

Your BBB® would like to announce that starting today, July 5th, the FTC will start mailing 173,000 refund checks totaling over $49 million to DeVry students in compensation for the unive...

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Warning: Damage from Fireworks May Not Be Covered By Your Insurance!
By: Oana Schneider

Warning: Damage from Fireworks May Not Be Covered By Your Insurance!

Your BBB® has learned that the Indiana Department of Insurance has issued a warning regarding the use of fireworks during the upcoming Independence Day celebrations. Area residents are reminded tha...

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Warning: Scammers Are Now Posing as FTC Employees
By: Oana Schneider

Warning: Scammers Are Now Posing as FTC Employees

Your BBB® has learned of a new scam that’s affecting people throughout the entire country. It has come to our attention that some people have received an email from someone claiming to be FTC Actin...

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