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Emails Claiming “Delivery Failure” May Contain Malware
By: Amanda

Emails Claiming “Delivery Failure” May Contain Malware

Most consumers order at least one item online during the holiday season and expect it to be delivered to their home. Unfortunately, scammers know that this is a common...

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Old Scam, New Twists
$24.5 Million Judgment Against Work-at-Home Company
By: Jackie

$24.5 Million Judgment Against Work-at-Home Company

“Earn at least $4000 or more in the first 30 days using our program!” Your BBB has issued several warnings about work-at-home/business opportunity schemes making claim...

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FTC Alleges Butterfly Labs’ Empty Promises Cost Consumers
By: Jackie
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FTC Alleges Butterfly Labs’ Empty Promises Cost Consumers

Called by various names such as digital currency, virtual currency, or cryptocurrency, your BBB® has been hearing a lot about bitcoins lately. The latest news has to d...

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AT&T to Pay $105 Million Settlement
By: Wes

AT&T to Pay $105 Million Settlement

Your BBB® has learned that AT&T has reached a $105 million settlement with federal and state law enforcement officials. AT&T Mobility LLC will pay $80 million ...

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The State of Home Repair
FTC Case Halts Alleged Diploma Mill
By: Amanda

FTC Case Halts Alleged Diploma Mill

Many consumers may be choosing to go back to school to earn their high school diploma in order to help get them into college, gain employment or join the military. Unf...

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A Victory for Online Shoppers
By: Michael

A Victory for Online Shoppers

Your BBB receives calls and formal complaints from people who order online, and then have to wait months to receive their products, if at all. The Federal Trade Commis...

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