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Beware of Amazon Phishing Scam!
By: Andrew Erk

Beware of Amazon Phishing Scam!

Your BBB® would like to warn tristate are residents of a new scam affecting the entire country! Scammers will use any method to get ahold of your sensitive information. Phone calls, emails, you nam...

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E-Book Settlement Refunds Distributed
By: Amanda

E-Book Settlement Refunds Distributed

In October of 2012, your BBB wrote a blog informing you that some e-book publishers were the subject of a class action lawsuit, and a proposed settlement had been agre...

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Online Shopping Yields Record Levels of Fraud
By: Michael

Online Shopping Yields Record Levels of Fraud

The Consumer Fraud Center said holi...

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Amazon.com, Sears, Kmart, Macy’s, and Leon Max to Pay $1.26 Million in Fines
By: Jackie

Amazon.com, Sears, Kmart, Macy’s, and Leon Max to Pay $1.26 Million in Fines

Readers of Some E-Books May Get Refund
By: Amanda

Readers of Some E-Books May Get Refund

Have you recently purchased a book for your e-reader?  If so, you may be receiving a refund.  Three publishers have agreed to settle an Anti-Trust lawsuit brought fort...

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Phishing E-mails Persist
By: Tom

Phishing E-mails Persist

  Members of our BBB staff have received e-mails purporting to be from Verizon Wireless, AT&T Wireless, and Amazon.com.  These e-mails are fraudulent and a...

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