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Social Media Follows You Everywhere!
By: Cathy

Social Media Follows You Everywhere!

I recently attended the wedding of my nephew and his beautiful bride. It was a large wedding and just lovely, the colors were….oops, that’s another story. At any rate,...

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FTC Charges Snapchat With Multiple Misrepresentations to Consumers
Jerk.com Charged by FTC, Remember to Guard Your Reputation Online
By: Jason
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Jerk.com Charged by FTC, Remember to Guard Your Reputation Online

Your Better Business Bureau (BBB) has seen both new opportunities and new challenges arise with changes in technology. The popularity of social media gives all of us n...

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Yik Yak Social Chat App Facing Criticism
By: Jackie

Yik Yak Social Chat App Facing Criticism

Yik Yak is only four months old, yet it is already causing problems for high schools and middle schools. Your BBB has been following the story. Yik Yak is a location-b...

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LinkedIn: Allegations By Users of Hacking E-mail Accounts
By: Tom

LinkedIn: Allegations By Users of Hacking E-mail Accounts

Your Better Business Bureau has learned of allegations of hacking are being made by some of their users of the professional social media service.  Users claim that the...

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Have You Been Hacked?
By: Amanda

Have You Been Hacked?

Most forms of communication now seem to take place electronically. Those forms are often password protected, but what happens if your password isn’t good enough?  If y...

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On Vacation? ID Thieves Are Not
By: Jackie

On Vacation? ID Thieves Are Not

You’ve saved money all year and now you are going to take a much needed vacation.  To help make it a worry free time, we want to share some tips from our fellow BBB in...

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FBI Issues New Warning to Donors in Boston Marathon Aftermath