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How to Cancel A Credit Card And Avoid Expensive Consequences
By: Oana Schneider

How to Cancel A Credit Card And Avoid Expensive Consequences

With so many tempting offers out there, there’s no wonder consumers are inclined to cancel a credit card in favor of another one. But your BBB® would like to inform everyone that doing so may not b...

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Publishers Clearing House Scams Are Back: Here’s What You Should Know!
By: Oana Schneider

Publishers Clearing House Scams Are Back: Here’s What You Should Know!

Your BBB® would like to warn tri-state area residents that the Publishers Clearing House scams are back. Most of us have seen those ads on TV: a person is surprised with a big check and balloons, t...

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What You Need to Know About Buying a Hearing Aid
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By: Oana Schneider

What You Need to Know About Buying a Hearing Aid

Your BBB® receives calls about misleading advertisement all the time. If you think you’re losing your hearing, make sure to see a doctor and ask them about hearing aids. If they are what the doctor...

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ID Thieves – How Did They Get My Information?
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By: Jackie

ID Thieves – How Did They Get My Information?

Your BBB® receives numerous calls from consumers who have been targeted by scammers or who have been victims of credit card fraud. Invariably, they ask how these thieves obtained their information....

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6 Ways to Prepare Your Small Business for Summer
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By: Oana Schneider

6 Ways to Prepare Your Small Business for Summer

Summer is coming, tristate! Your BBB® would like to remind everyone that preparing your business for summer is just as important as making vacation plans! Here are a few ideas you may want to bookm...

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Secure Your ID Day: 10 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft
By: Oana Schneider

Secure Your ID Day: 10 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft

Your BBB® would like to remind tristate area residents that April 22nd is Secure Your ID Day, a day when we take a closer look at our personally identifiable documents and the best way t...

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Tri-State BBB Warns About March Madness Ticket Scams
By: Oana Schneider

Tri-State BBB Warns About March Madness Ticket Scams

With March Madness being just around the corner, your BBB® would like to remind basketball fans to be careful when purchasing tickets for the NCAA Men’s Tournament. “As we get close to the main ...

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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Shares IRS Dirty Dozen List
By: Jackie

BBB Wise Giving Alliance Shares IRS Dirty Dozen List

Some consumers may not realize that your BBB® has a Charity Review program as part of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance. The BBB Wise Giving Alliance helps donors make informed giving decisions and prom...

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