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Office Supply Scams: 5 Things You Should Know
By: Andrew Erk

Office Supply Scams: 5 Things You Should Know

Your BBB® would like to warn consumers about a scam that’s been targeting both individuals and companies: the office supply scam. Vendors will drop off office supplies at your location and send you...

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Beware of New Tech Savvy Gmail Scam
By: Mandi Ashby

Beware of New Tech Savvy Gmail Scam

Your BBB® has learned of a new scam on the block. This time around it is Gmail users that are being targeted. Here is what you need to know and look for. This email phishing scam is a little on ...

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Phishing Scheme Twist
By: Tom

Phishing Scheme Twist

This morning your BBB received an e-mail that was rather suspicious, and stating the following, “Your pending payment was initiated as agreed. Kindly re-confirm your swift code immediately on attac...

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Tax Season Begins, Tax Schemes Continue
By: Amanda

Tax Season Begins, Tax Schemes Continue

Tax season officially begins next week, and before it does, your BBB® would like to remind you that schemes related to your taxes continue to abound. Read More

Watch Out for Fraudulent Subscription Notices
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By: Amanda

Watch Out for Fraudulent Subscription Notices

Your BBB® has learned that newspapers from all over the U.S., including right here in Evansville, are being hit by a subscription scam. Individuals are sending out fra...

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Credit Card And Shipping Fraud
By: Tom

Credit Card And Shipping Fraud

From time to time, your Tri-State BBB hears from various law enforcement agencies r...

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eBay Users: Watch Out for Fake “Second Chance” Offers
By: Amanda

eBay Users: Watch Out for Fake “Second Chance” Offers

Most consumers recognize the name of eBay, the online auction site where people from around the world buy and sell things.  However, users of eBay have recently been r...

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Avoiding Fake Insurance
By: Michael

Avoiding Fake Insurance

The Indiana Department of Insurance cautions consumers that fake insurance policies are on the rise in every line of insurance, with Indiana consumers footing the bill...

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