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Vehicle Hacking Concerns
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By: Tom

Vehicle Hacking Concerns

  While doing a little research on technology scams, I came across information from the Internet Crime Complaint Center (Read More

FBI Announces E-mail Account Compromise Scam
By: Jackie

FBI Announces E-mail Account Compromise Scam

FBI Issues Warning About Fraudulent Online Advertisements
By: Jackie

FBI Issues Warning About Fraudulent Online Advertisements

Your BBB® has recently learned about a warning the FBI issued two weeks ago regarding false advertisements for high priced items. The warning was issued as a result of...

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IC3 Issues Alert on Fraudulent Websites Posing as Green Dot MoneyPak Customer Support
By: Amanda

IC3 Issues Alert on Fraudulent Websites Posing as Green Dot MoneyPak Customer Support

Every day your BBB® receives calls from consumers with questions about calls they receive from individuals requesting payment by Green Dot MoneyPak cards. The Green Do...

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IC3 Warns Cybercriminals are Targeting Universities and Students
By: Jason

IC3 Warns Cybercriminals are Targeting Universities and Students

Your Better Business Bureau (BBB) would like to bring attention to a warning from the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) regarding cybercrime directed at universiti...

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Use Caution When Purchasing a Prom or Wedding Dress Online
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By: Amanda

Use Caution When Purchasing a Prom or Wedding Dress Online

Prom and wedding season is upon us, and if you are looking for that perfect dress online, your BBB has a word of caution. Recently, we received a call from a worried c...

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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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How to Report Cybercrime
By: Jason

How to Report Cybercrime

The Internet continues to provide innovative opportunities for communication and commerce however these same opportunities are used by criminals for illegal activity. ...

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