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BBB Advise: Use Caution When Hosting a “Home Consultant” Party
By: Susan

BBB Advise: Use Caution When Hosting a “Home Consultant” Party

Popularity has increased for products like hand bags, cookware, cosmetics and other items promoted at “home consultant” parties. These parties typically include an inv...

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Jamaican Calls Get Nastier
By: Tom

Jamaican Calls Get Nastier

Last week, Amanda, from our office, participated in a round table discussion with the Indiana Attorney General's office, the FTC, and other BBB colleagues.  One of the...

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Health Care Fraud and Abuse Program Recovers $4.2 Billion Last Year
BBB Smart Investing Microsite Launched
By: Jackie

BBB Smart Investing Microsite Launched

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get your finances in order, BBB has some tools that will help you.  Last month, the BBB announced a partnership with the Fi...

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Tax Fraud – How to Identify And Avoid Them
Don’t Be Defrauded By Sandy Scammers
By: Michael

Don’t Be Defrauded By Sandy Scammers

In light of Hurricane Sandy that pounded the East Coast, the BBB cautions pe...

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Know with Whom You Enroll
By: Michael

Know with Whom You Enroll

The Annual Open Enrollment Period for Medicare recipients to make any changes to their Part D coverage has started, and ends on December 7, 2012. A new report claims t...

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BBB Partners with Western Union to Introduce BBB Scam Stopper
By: Tom

BBB Partners with Western Union to Introduce BBB Scam Stopper

Yesterday, the BBB and Western Union announced a new initiative in which both organizations have partnered to assist people avoid being defrauded.  According to the ne...

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