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Important Milestone Reached in Support of Our Country’s Senior Citizens
By: Jackie

Important Milestone Reached in Support of Our Country’s Senior Citizens

Your BBB® serves an 18 county area, and our Foundation was created to allow us to serve special populations in the area, one of them being the elderly. As part of our ...

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Social Security Numbers Will No Longer Be Used on Medicare Cards
By: Wes

Social Security Numbers Will No Longer Be Used on Medicare Cards

In response to concern over the increasing number of incidents of identity theft, your BBB has learned in a News Release from ...

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Email Alert from The Indiana Attorney General
By: Tom

Email Alert from The Indiana Attorney General

This morning, we received an e-mail from Indiana Attorney General, Greg Zoeller, issuing a fraud alert. Your Tri-State BBB wants everyone, especially our senior citize...

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Elderly are More Savvy than Given Credit
Fraudulent Lottery Offers Still A Problem For Seniors
Identity Thieves Redirect Social Security Payments
By: Jason

Identity Thieves Redirect Social Security Payments

If you or someone you know is on Social Security, beware that identity thieves are trying to redirect Social Security payments to themselves before they reach the reci...

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Jamaican Calls Get Nastier
By: Tom

Jamaican Calls Get Nastier

Last week, Amanda, from our office, participated in a round table discussion with the Indiana Attorney General's office, the FTC, and other BBB colleagues.  One of the...

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Have You Switched to Direct Deposit for Your Federal Benefits?
By: Amanda

Have You Switched to Direct Deposit for Your Federal Benefits?

Today is the deadline for all consumers who currently receive their social security and other federal benefits via check to make the transition to direct deposit. Read More