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Scam Alert: Your Labor Posters Are Outdated
By: Michael

Scam Alert: Your Labor Posters Are Outdated

Every year at this time, your BBB® gets calls from businesses who receive mailings telling them their labor posters are outdated. They attempt to se...

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Tax Scam Calls Increasing in Our Area
By: Tom
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Tax Scam Calls Increasing in Our Area

BBB® serving Evansville and the Tri-State has received a noticeable increase in calls from consumers who have been contacted by someone alleging to be from the IRS. Ac...

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FTC Releases Top 10 Complaints of 2015
Tri-State BBB Warns of Recurring Scams
By: Cathy

Tri-State BBB Warns of Recurring Scams

Happy New Year! To keep your New Year happy and safe, the BBB® wishes to remind you of some recurring scams that continue to ta...

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Top Ten Scams of 2015
Consumer Fraud Task Force Formed
By: Jackie

Consumer Fraud Task Force Formed

A new local Consumer Fraud Task Force, organized by the Tri-State Better Business Bureau, had its first meeting on September 15, 2015. Attendees at the meeting represe...

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Pass It On: FTC’s New Fraud Fighting Education Campaign for Older Customers
By: Wes

Pass It On: FTC’s New Fraud Fighting Education Campaign for Older Customers

Every day, your BBB fields numerous calls from our senior community inquiring about current scams and fraud schemes. This week the FTC has unveiled Pass It On, their n...

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It’s Back! – The Grandparent Scam
By: Amanda

It’s Back! – The Grandparent Scam

Your BBB has learned that scammers are once again calling individuals alleging that a family member is in legal or financial trouble overseas.  This is often called “t...

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