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BBB Warns that iPad Scammers Are Already at Work
By: Beth

BBB Warns that iPad Scammers Are Already at Work

Even before the iPad was released to the public, scammers were busy devising ways to take advantage of early adopters. Better Business Bureau warn...

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Thinking of Listing Your Property for Sale Online? Read Here First!
By: Beth

Thinking of Listing Your Property for Sale Online? Read Here First!

The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) wants to remind us that fraudulent offers and deceptive schem...

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BBB Advises Caution to Consumers Believing They Have Received a Call from the IRS
By: Beth

BBB Advises Caution to Consumers Believing They Have Received a Call from the IRS

The Better Business Bureau recently received a call from a concerned consumer, leery of an alleged call...

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Spring Break Warning from the Attorney General
By: Beth

Spring Break Warning from the Attorney General

If you're planning a spring break getaway, your Attorney General Greg Zoeller wants you to keep in mind...

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Resurgence of Fraudulent Offers in the Tri-State
By: Beth

Resurgence of Fraudulent Offers in the Tri-State

STIMULUS SCAMS: We recently received a call from a retired citizen.  He...

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Tri-State BBB Cautions Businesses Regarding Calls Claiming to Update BBB Files/Solicit Yellow Page Listings
By: Beth

Tri-State BBB Cautions Businesses Regarding Calls Claiming to Update BBB Files/Solicit Yellow Page Listings

The Tri-State BBB received a call from one of its Accredited Businesses recently, concerned about a phone request received to u...

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Don’t Be Lured Into Sharing Your Personal Info in Exchange for a Big IRS Refund!
By: Beth

Don’t Be Lured Into Sharing Your Personal Info in Exchange for a Big IRS Refund!

Just in time for tax season, consumers are seeing an increase of fraudulent communications from individ...

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Don’t Get Duped When Selling Your Timeshare
By: Beth

Don’t Get Duped When Selling Your Timeshare

In a tough economy, struggling families look for ways to reduce their expenses. One popular option is t...

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