Your Oldest Grandson Calling

June 2, 2015 Michael 0

Your BBB® receives calls from seniors who were victims of a grandparents scam. Normally, the premise is something like your grandson is in jail, and if you give me some money, I can get him out. I received one today […]

New Helpline for Senior Investors

April 30, 2015 Jackie 0

BBB® has partnered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Foundation since 2012 to bring tips and alerts to consumers on investment scams and other financial information at Your BBB is pleased to announce a new helpful resource from […]

Grant Scheme Using BBB’s Name

April 16, 2015 Amanda 0

Yesterday, your BBB® received a call from a consumer who said that they had just received a call from someone claiming to be with BBB about a grant she had “won.” She was advised by this individual that the call […]

Tax Season Begins, Tax Schemes Continue

January 16, 2015 Amanda 0

Tax season officially begins next week, and before it does, your BBB® would like to remind you that schemes related to your taxes continue to abound. We still receive multiple calls per week from consumers who have received calls from […]

New Scam with Familiar Feel Going Around

December 4, 2014 Wes 0

It seems like every day we hear about a new scam or a new hack, they are almost becoming a part of everyday life. Your Tri-State BBB® has learned of a new scam going around, and we want to keep […]

Be Thankful and Careful!

November 24, 2014 Cathy 0

As the Thanksgiving and holiday seasons approach, we are all a bit more mindful of what we have to be thankful for and how we can share our blessings with others.   It’s easy to get caught up in emotional appeals, […]