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Consumers Nationwide Complain to BBB About Free Gas Gift Card Program
By: Beth

Consumers Nationwide Complain to BBB About Free Gas Gift Card Program

The following press release was forwarded to us from our friends at the BBB in Phoenix, Arizona.  Our tri-state consumers are among those who have...

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Quickly Find an Accredited (insert type of business here)!
By: Beth

Quickly Find an Accredited (insert type of business here)!

Are you looking for a plumber? A new couch? A local insurance agent? Let us do some of the work for you. Visit our Read More

What Do You Know About Mandatory Arbitration?
By: Beth

What Do You Know About Mandatory Arbitration?

For consumers and businesses with marketplace disputes, arbitration is one way a settlement can be reached outside of the court system.  Read More

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You Can’t Be Too Careful When Buying for a Child
By: Beth

You Can’t Be Too Careful When Buying for a Child

Many of my friends have had children over the last few years, and as a result, I have spent many hours in baby and child sections of department stores choosing the cutest or, what I've judged to be...

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Money Order Scam Aimed at Pet Sitters