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“Mystery Shopper” Scam Is Back For The Holiday Season!
By: Oana Schneider

“Mystery Shopper” Scam Is Back For The Holiday Season!

Your BBB learned that the mystery shopper scam is making rounds in the tristate area. Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear issued a warning informing Kentuckians that his office received numerous...

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Uber Data Breach: What We Know So Far
By: Oana Schneider
FYINews

Uber Data Breach: What We Know So Far

Your BBB® learned that Uber made a big announcement recently, according to which the company was hit by a cyber attack in 2016. As a result, some personal information of 57 million Uber users was d...

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Forever 21 Data Breach: What We Know So Far
By: Oana Schneider

Forever 21 Data Breach: What We Know So Far

Your BBB® has learned about a potential data breach that may have affected Forever 21 customers. Last Tuesday, the retailer announced that certain stores have been affected by this data breach, exp...

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Holiday Check List From Your BBB
By: Oana Schneider
FYITips

Holiday Check List From Your BBB

Christmas is almost here and your BBB couldn’t be more excited. But before we start decorating the house, shopping for presents and sampling eggnogs (hey, someone’s got to do it!), you may want to ...

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Who Owns Your Pet?
By: Oana Schneider
FYI

Who Owns Your Pet?

Your BBB® learned of a pet store practice that lets people believe they bought a pet when the truth is they may have only leased it. Here’s how this works: sometimes pets can be really expensive, s...

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Veterans Day Donation Tips from your BBB
By: Oana Schneider

Veterans Day Donation Tips from your BBB

Saturday, November 11, is Veterans Day and your BBB would like to warn tristate area residents about the dangers of donating to an organization that you may not know much about. As you are looking ...

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Con Artists Use Tractor, Truck Sale Ads to Target Victims
By: Oana Schneider

Con Artists Use Tractor, Truck Sale Ads to Target Victims

Your BBB has learned of a warning issued by the Kentucky Attorney General regarding fraudulent advertisements published in the classified section of a few local newspapers, as well as online. Ac...

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Watch Out For Fake Online Reviews!
By: Oana Schneider

Watch Out For Fake Online Reviews!

As we spring into the full-blown holiday season, your BBB® would like to remind everyone that not all customer reviews are reliable or even real.  Sometimes, people get paid to post fake positive o...

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Halloween Tips From Your BBB!
By: Oana Schneider

Halloween Tips From Your BBB!

Hello, consumers, we have some Halloween tips for you! Your BBB® knows that everyone is eager to welcome trick or treaters and put on fun costumes, but would also like to remind everyone that scamm...

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