Concerns about Concussion Claims Prompt FTC Letters

August 22, 2014 Amanda 0

As high school and pro sports seasons approach, many consumers will be purchasing equipment for their child. Your BBB would like to remind all consumers that any claims about a product’s protective qualities should be backed by “competent and reliable” […]

The Downside Of QR Codes

May 6, 2013 Tom 0

A couple of years ago, we presented information about the spreading use of QR Codes, and how advertisers were taking advantage of this technology to provide information about products, offers, and coupons. Unfortunately, it looks like some bad guys have […]

Be Safe While Holiday Shopping

November 29, 2012 Jason 0

It’s that time of year again when stores and shopping malls are crowded and we are focused on finding the perfect gift. While you’re busy trying to complete your shopping list don’t forget about your personal safety. The Indiana State […]

Cyber Monday Is Here

November 26, 2012 Tom 0

Today is Cyber Monday, and last year retailers experienced sales of 9% of their total sales, and this year, they are expecting to break the 10% barrier. The BBB wants you to be cyber safe as you shop online. First, […]

Is Your Family Prepared For An Emergency?

September 28, 2012 Susan 0

September is National Preparedness Month, a great time to review or create your family’s emergency plan, make updates where necessary, and consider new ways of keeping your loved ones safe. If you don’t already have a plan in place, a […]

Independence Day Usually Means Fireworks…

July 4, 2012 Amanda 0

But you may have to wait this year.  With most of the region under extreme drought conditions, many communities have banned the personal use of fireworks.  Some have even cancelled their town or city fireworks.  The ban for the City […]

Identity Theft of Children on the Rise

July 2, 2012 Michael 0

If your identity is stolen, what will you do? Do you know your rights? Knowing what to do is important because an identity thief can hijack your tax refund, alter your medical records, prevent you from getting credit or a […]