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Top Ten New Year’s Resolutions for a Consumer-Savvy 2010
By: Michelle

Top Ten New Year’s Resolutions for a Consumer-Savvy 2010

BBB's Top Ten New Year's Resolutions for a Consumer-Savvy 2010 The New ...

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Beware of Online Scams During Last Minute Holiday Shopping.
By: Michelle

Beware of Online Scams During Last Minute Holiday Shopping.

As the holidays are drawing near and the rush to buy last minute gifts is here, everyone will be looking for any money saving deal that we can find. Here at your Read More

Checks in Your Mail, A Synopsis: Sweepstakes, Credit Card Offers, and Direct Marketers
By: Beth

Checks in Your Mail, A Synopsis: Sweepstakes, Credit Card Offers, and Direct Marketers

We had a visitor to our office yesterday.  It was an elderly woman stopping in to check out a letter her grandson received.  Read More

Protecting Yourself from Medical Identity Theft
By: Beth

Protecting Yourself from Medical Identity Theft

By now most consumers know about identity theft and are able to take basic steps to avoid becoming a vict...

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New Threats to Your Security This Holiday Season
By: Beth

New Threats to Your Security This Holiday Season

We here at the Tri-State BBB try to keep our area resident...

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Stuffing Envelopes = Big $? Not Quite.
By: Beth

Stuffing Envelopes = Big $? Not Quite.

Perhaps our readers haven't heard of this one, but we receive calls at the Read More

Get a Call Threatening Arrest for Missing Jury Duty?
By: Beth

Get a Call Threatening Arrest for Missing Jury Duty?

This one sounds so simple you'd think it couldn't be true.  But the Jury Duty Scam that on...

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Make Money From Home with Google? Not so Fast, Warns BBB
By: Beth

Make Money From Home with Google? Not so Fast, Warns BBB

Better Business Bureau has received more than 1,500 complaints about several dozen Web sites that are trading on the Google name to scam people wh...

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