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Who Owns Your Pet?
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By: Oana Schneider

Who Owns Your Pet?

Your BBB® learned of a pet store practice that lets people believe they bought a pet when the truth is they may have only leased it. Here’s how this works: sometimes pets can be really expensive, s...

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It’s Time to Check Your Annual Credit Reports!
By: Andrew Erk

It’s Time to Check Your Annual Credit Reports!

Your BBB® wants to remind everyone in the tri-state area that checking your credit every year is a must. Credit reports may not always be fun to look at, but they are imperative for knowledge of yo...

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IRS Warns Against an IRS/FBI Ransomware Phishing Attack
By: Andrew Erk

IRS Warns Against an IRS/FBI Ransomware Phishing Attack

Your BBB was made aware of a large phishing scam that is taking place across the United States. Scammers are using the logos of both the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) and Internal Revenue ...

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Stop Paying for These Free Services!
By: Oana Schneider

Stop Paying for These Free Services!

Your BBB® would like to remind tri-state residents that some services are available free of charge, so make sure to check before writing a check! Here are a few services that you might currently be...

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Scammers Are After Your Mortgage Closing Money
By: Oana Schneider

Scammers Are After Your Mortgage Closing Money

FTC and BBB® would like to warn area residents of a scam that could take your dream home away from you. Here’s how this mortgage closing scam works: hackers will gain control over a realtor’s email...

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Warning: Scammers Are Now Posing as FTC Employees
By: Oana Schneider

Warning: Scammers Are Now Posing as FTC Employees

Your BBB® has learned of a new scam that’s affecting people throughout the entire country. It has come to our attention that some people have received an email from someone claiming to be FTC Actin...

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NetSpend Refunds Are on The Way
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By: Oana Schneider

NetSpend Refunds Are on The Way

Your BBB® has learned that consumers who tried to access their NetSpend funds and had trouble activating these debit cards will soon be refunded. According to the FTC, NetSpend will send a notice t...

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Refunds Are on The Way for Pure Health and Genesis Today Customers
FYINews
By: Oana Schneider

Refunds Are on The Way for Pure Health and Genesis Today Customers

Your BBB® has learned that the FTC will start mailing more than $1.9 million in refunds to customers who purchased Pure Health and Genesis Today supplements from stores throughout the country. T...

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