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Scam Alert: Your Labor Posters Are Outdated
By: Michael

Scam Alert: Your Labor Posters Are Outdated

Every year at this time, your BBB® gets calls from businesses who receive mailings telling them their labor posters are outdated. They attempt to se...

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Beware of New Tech Savvy Gmail Scam
By: Mandi Ashby

Beware of New Tech Savvy Gmail Scam

Your BBB® has learned of a new scam on the block. This time around it is Gmail users that are being targeted. Here is what you need to know and look for. This email phishing scam is a little on ...

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Free 3G Internet! Don’t Be Too Sure
By: Jackie

Free 3G Internet! Don’t Be Too Sure

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 Wi-Fi...

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Yahoo Customer Service Scam Is Emptying Wallets
By: Oana Schneider

Yahoo Customer Service Scam Is Emptying Wallets

Your BBB® would like to remind everyone that Yahoo customer service is always free, no matter what you may have read online. According to the Read More

Ransomware: Holding Your Data Hostage
By: Jackie

Ransomware: Holding Your Data Hostage

Your BBB® has written about the topic of ransomware before, but a new study by IBM Security, “Ransomware: How ...

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This Is The Right Way To Do Your Online Shopping
By: Oana Schneider

This Is The Right Way To Do Your Online Shopping

Your BBB® is getting many complaints regarding online shopping, from puppy scams to fake coupons. As we walk each scam victim through their options, we would like to...

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Look Out for Fake Chicago Cubs Memorabilia, Sports Fans!
By: Oana Schneider

Look Out for Fake Chicago Cubs Memorabilia, Sports Fans!

108 years of dry spell for the Chicago Cubs have come to an end this year! Your BBB® has some bad news about this, unfortunately. As fans from all around the country celebrate the historic victory,...

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It’s National Mutt Day and Puppy Scammers Are at it Again!
By: Oana Schneider

It’s National Mutt Day and Puppy Scammers Are at it Again!

December 2nd is National Mutt Day and there are many people out there who will be looking for a four-legged companion on this day. Your BBB® wants you to know that this is also puppy sca...

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