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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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Beware of Amazon Phishing Scam!
By: Andrew Erk

Beware of Amazon Phishing Scam!

Your BBB® would like to warn tristate are residents of a new scam affecting the entire country! Scammers will use any method to get ahold of your sensitive information. Phone calls, emails, you nam...

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Debt Relief Company Poses as Government Organization
By: Andrew Erk

Debt Relief Company Poses as Government Organization

Your BBB® has learned of a new mail scam, posing as a fake arm of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) that can wipe away consumers’ debt. The lawsuit filed by the Consumer Financial Pro...

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29,000 “Wiggle Ball” Toys Recalled by Toys `R` Us
By: Oana Schneider

29,000 “Wiggle Ball” Toys Recalled by Toys `R` Us

Your BBB® learned that Toys R Us is recalling 29,700 Bruin Infant Wiggle Toys that could break, posing a choking risk for children. This is a round-shaped toy that vibrates, wiggles and plays three...

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Using Apps To Stop Robocalls
By: Oana Schneider

Using Apps To Stop Robocalls

If robocalls are making your life miserable, there are a few ways to put a stop to this whole situation. Your BBB® would like to remind everyone that there are a few apps available and they can sig...

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month!
By: Oana Schneider

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

With Halloween around the corner, your BBB® would like to warn tristate area residents of a scary yet invisible threat: scammers and fraudsters looking to steal your personal information. Cybersecu...

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Deloitte Data Breach: What You Don’t Know
By: Oana Schneider
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Deloitte Data Breach: What You Don’t Know

Your BBB® would like to inform area residents of another data breach that could potentially put people’s personal information at risk. After the major hit took by Equifax, when 143 million consumer...

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