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BBB Warns Consumers of Robocalls Promising to Lower Their Credit Card Interest Rate
By: Beth

BBB Warns Consumers of Robocalls Promising to Lower Their Credit Card Interest Rate

Arlington, VA “ June 9, 2009 - Consumers across the U.S. and Canada are sounding off to Better ...

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BBB Advice on What do to if Your Local Car Dealer Closes
By: Beth

BBB Advice on What do to if Your Local Car Dealer Closes

June 3, 2009 - Both General Motors and Chrysler have announced that they are effectively closing...

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Don’t Pay for Government Job Leads
By: Beth

Don’t Pay for Government Job Leads

For the last several months, we here at the BBB have noticed an increase in the number of calls from ar...

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Pay Day Loans: Know the Facts
By: Beth

Pay Day Loans: Know the Facts

People from all walks of life use payday or title loans (small, short-term loans to cover expenses befo...

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Brides Beware!
By: Beth

Brides Beware!

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Protecting Older Americans from Fraud
By: Beth

Protecting Older Americans from Fraud

Older Americans are the fastest growing segment of the population to be victimized by identity fraud and internet schemes.  Everyday ...

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What You Should Know About Reverse Mortgages
Need a Loan? Do Your Homework First and Avoid Being Victimized
By: Beth

Need a Loan? Do Your Homework First and Avoid Being Victimized

The BBB of Akron, Ohio issued a release this week warning consumers of questionable loan offers.  Read below for the full release. Read More