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Back-to-School Scams
By: Cathy

Back-to-School Scams

The dog days of summer are about over and it’s time for the school bells to ring!  In my day, that meant new plaid skirts and jumpers, loafers and shiny lunch boxes wi...

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Borrowers Involved in HSBC Settlement May File Claims Beginning Aug. 24
New Password Rules Could Solve an Old Problem
By: Michael
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New Password Rules Could Solve an Old Problem

Passwords aren’t going away any time soon. Many websites and apps require us to create accounts and think up passwords in a hurry. Many of us struggle to follow the ad...

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Business ID Theft: A Growing Problem
By: Tom

Business ID Theft: A Growing Problem

As many of our readers are aware, identity theft is still one of the most pervasive crimes perpetrated against people.  A growing concern is the rise in business ID th...

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Zika Virus Product Marketers Get Warning Letter from FTC
By: Jackie
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Zika Virus Product Marketers Get Warning Letter from FTC

  In a time of great public concern such as a catastrophic event or health crisis, many people step forward to help out. Unfortunately, your BBB® has observed ...

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New Rules Allow Debt Collection Robocalls from the Feds
By: Michael
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New Rules Allow Debt Collection Robocalls from the Feds

Your BBB® receives many inquiries on third party collections. The Federal Communications Commission released its final rules al...

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Unless You Know Someone There, Don’t Answer Calls from These Area Codes
By: Tom
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Unless You Know Someone There, Don’t Answer Calls from These Area Codes

Recently the Indiana Attorney General, Greg Zoeller, provided information regarding calls from area codes from whence many scams originate.  Your BBB® also wants you t...

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Avoid These Scams Aimed at College Students
By: Amanda

Avoid These Scams Aimed at College Students

Most high school around our area are now back in session; colleges will soon follow.  If you are an incoming freshman or a returning college student, be aware that acc...

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