BBB Warns: Social Media Scams Are On The Rise

January 27, 2017 Amanda 0

Today, your BBB® heard the tale of another consumer who was approached by a fraudster on social media.  This fraudster sent a friend request to our consumer who informed BBB that it was an “old high school friend” who approached […]

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Scam Alert: Your Labor Posters Are Outdated

January 25, 2017 Michael 0

Every year at this time, your BBB® gets calls from businesses who receive mailings telling them their labor posters are outdated. They attempt to sell them labor posters they can get for free from the Department of Labor. Below are […]

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Free 3G Internet! Don’t Be Too Sure

January 12, 2017 Jackie 0

Your BBB has learned of a new scam that is making the rounds. This scam claims that by clicking on a link in the message, you can use WhatsApp for free. Even if you don’t have 3G airtime or a […]

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Ransomware: Holding Your Data Hostage

December 21, 2016 Jackie 0

Your BBB® has written about the topic of ransomware before, but a new study by IBM Security, “Ransomware: How Consumers and Businesses Value Their Data,” sheds more light on its impact. According to the News Release announcing the study, the […]