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FCC Releases New Consumer Help Center
By: Wes

FCC Releases New Consumer Help Center

Your BBB® has learned that earlier this week the FCC has created a new web portal to aid consumers in filing complaints that have a federal interest. The portal can be...

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Can Business Bankruptcies Put Your Personal Information Up for Sale?
By: Jason

Can Business Bankruptcies Put Your Personal Information Up for Sale?

Your Better Business Bureau (BBB) encourages consumers to protect their identity. This includes everything from protecting your passwords to checking your credit repor...

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LivingSocial Website Hacked; 50 Million People May Be Affected
By: Jackie

LivingSocial Website Hacked; 50 Million People May Be Affected

LivingSocial, a daily deals website, was hacked recently.  Users of the site, which are said to number over 50,000,000, received an email from the company announcing t...

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Who’s Inside Your Computer?
By: Jason

Who’s Inside Your Computer?

We continue to hear from consumers who have received calls claiming that there is something wrong with their computer and the person on the other end offers to help. T...

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Modern Warfare 4 Beta Call Of Duty Scam?
By: Tom

Modern Warfare 4 Beta Call Of Duty Scam?

Recently we at the BBB learned of an issue with the Beta release of codes to Modern Warfare 4.  Even gamers need to be aware of potential fraud as well. Read More

FTC Releases Their Top 10 Consumer Complaints for 2012
By: Jackie

FTC Releases Their Top 10 Consumer Complaints for 2012

press release dated Feb. 26, 2013, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) anno...

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Shopping Online? Beware Some Customer Reviews Could Be Fake.
By: Amanda

Shopping Online? Beware Some Customer Reviews Could Be Fake.

Most consumers are shopping online, not only during the holiday season but year round.  And most consumers, especially when purchasing big ticket items, often read con...

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Fake Credit Monitoring Emails
By: Michael

Fake Credit Monitoring Emails

Entities are sending out fake emails pretending to be Equifax and asking people to check their declining scores. The e-mails attempt to grab the consumer’s attention b...

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