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Cell Phone Provider Allegedly “Cramming”
By: Amanda

Cell Phone Provider Allegedly “Cramming”

Your BBB has learned that the Federal Trade Commission has alleged that cell phone company T-Mobile has been cramming unauthorized charges on to consumers’ phone bills...

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FTC Cracks Down On Two Home-Based Business Opportunities
By: Tom

FTC Cracks Down On Two Home-Based Business Opportunities

The lure of “being your own boss” can be appealing, and your BBB fields numerous calls regarding “work-at-home” opportunities. We’ve seen most of them over the years, ...

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Individuals Permanently Banned From Sending Millions of Unsolicited Text Messages
By: Jackie
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Individuals Permanently Banned From Sending Millions of Unsolicited Text Messages

Your BBB receives numerous calls from consumers who receive text messages promising money or free gifts that turn out to be not as promised. So we are pleased to bring...

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A New Twist To Robo Calls
By: Tom

A New Twist To Robo Calls

Some of our sister BBBs are telling us that they are experiencing a new twist to unsolicited “robo calls.” Your Tri-State BBB wants to advise our readers of this new w...

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Don’t Be a “Credit Mule”
Marketers of BrainStrong Supplement Agree to Settle FTC Charges
By: Jackie

Marketers of BrainStrong Supplement Agree to Settle FTC Charges

BrainStrong Adult is a dietary supplement marketed on TV, online, and social media by i-Health, Inc. and Martek Biosciences Corporation. The product has been sold sinc...

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