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Online Vehicle Sale Scam – Military Scam
By: Tom

Online Vehicle Sale Scam – Military Scam

Periodically we see this scam appear, and your BBB wants to let our readers know that they need to be cautious when responding to this kind of ad in any online publication. In this case, a vehicle ...

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BBB Services for Military Service Members and Veterans
By: Jackie

BBB Services for Military Service Members and Veterans

Today is Veterans Day and your BBB would like to share a bit of history about Veterans Day and some important services the BBB offers to military personnel and veterans, and information on schemes ...

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BBB Announces New App for Service members, Veterans, and Their Families
Memorial Day 2015
By: Tom

Memorial Day 2015

Today, we mark the unofficial beginning of summer, and your BBB® wants to take this opportunity to wish our readers a Happy Memorial Day. Read More

Military Saves Week Warns of Scams Targeting Service Members
By: Amanda

Military Saves Week Warns of Scams Targeting Service Members

Military Saves Week is an opportunity to focus on the financial readiness of Service Members and their families to help them reduce debt and save money for the future....

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Today is Military Consumer Protection Day
By: Jackie

Today is Military Consumer Protection Day

July 16, 2014 is the second annual Military Consumer Protection Day. Your BBB is part of this initiative along with more than Read More

Memorial Day – The Unofficial Start to Summer
Honoring Veterans
By: Tom

Honoring Veterans

November 11, 1917, at 11:00 the hostilities of the First World War came to an end.  Today we honor veterans of all wars. We at ...

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Military Personnel Targeted for Identity Theft
By: Michael

Military Personnel Targeted for Identity Theft

A growing number of military men and women are becoming targets of consumer fraud, especially those in their early 20s. A majority is under 25 and buying things for th...

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