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Kids’ Information Taken Without Permission
By: Andrew Erk
FYI

Kids’ Information Taken Without Permission

In today’s continually growing digital world kids are growing up more comfortable interacting with digital technology on a regular basis. The comfortability of kids’ interaction online allows for t...

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Looking for a Valentine’s Day Gift? Shop Early and Safely!
By: Oana Schneider

Looking for a Valentine’s Day Gift? Shop Early and Safely!

Counting down the days to Valentine's Day? Your favorite BBB® has a few tips and tricks to help you navigate through a wide array of florists, chocolatiers and gift shops. And if you need help find...

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What To Do If Your Online Love Interest Asks You For Money
By: Oana Schneider

What To Do If Your Online Love Interest Asks You For Money

If you are looking to start a new relationship, your BBB® would like to point out the fact that you can never be too careful when it comes to your heart and your money. With Valentine’s Day around ...

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No, The US Secretary of State Is Not Emailing You!
By: Oana Schneider

No, The US Secretary of State Is Not Emailing You!

Your BBB® has seen many twists of this scam over the year, but this new version has some interesting features. Many scammers pretend to represent the Social Security Administration, the FTC, the IR...

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Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week
By: Oana Schneider

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

Your BBB® has learned that the FTC is raising awareness for Tax Identity Theft Week and if you want to be protected, there are a series of events planned for the upcoming days. Learn how to protect...

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Takata Airbag Recall
By: Andrew Erk
FAQFYI

Takata Airbag Recall

Your BBB® has learned that Takata, a major airbag manufacture has continued to expand upon the recall amount by 3.3 million. This airbag recall is the largest in history affecting over 37 million v...

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Tips to Help Get Your Tax Return Faster
By: Andrew Erk

Tips to Help Get Your Tax Return Faster

As tax return season takes full hold, your BBB wants to provide you help on getting your return as quickly as possible. Check out these five tips to help you get your return as soon as possible: <...

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Free Equifax Security Monitoring
By: Andrew Erk
FAQFYI

Free Equifax Security Monitoring

Your BBB is here to remind you it is not too late to seek help to prevent harm to your credit or even worse; suffering identity theft from the Equifax security breach that took place last year. ...

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