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Uber Data Breach: What We Know So Far
By: Oana Schneider
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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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September Is National Preparedness Month: Time to Take Action!
By: Oana Schneider
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September Is National Preparedness Month: Time to Take Action!

Your BBB® would like to remind everyone that September is National Preparedness Month, so a few tips on preparing your household for emergencies could come in handy. In light of recent events, with...

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Refunds Are on The Way for Pure Health and Genesis Today Customers
By: Oana Schneider
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Refunds Are on The Way for Pure Health and Genesis Today Customers

Your BBB® has learned that the FTC will start mailing more than $1.9 million in refunds to customers who purchased Pure Health and Genesis Today supplements from stores throughout the country. T...

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Are You Doing Enough to Protect Your Privacy Online?
By: Jackie

Are You Doing Enough to Protect Your Privacy Online?

With data breaches reaching an all-time high in 2016—1,093 breaches, up 40% from 2015—protecting our privacy and our personal information becomes an essential task for all of us to undertake. Since...

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Tri-State BBB Warns About March Madness Ticket Scams
By: Oana Schneider

Tri-State BBB Warns About March Madness Ticket Scams

With March Madness being just around the corner, your BBB® would like to remind basketball fans to be careful when purchasing tickets for the NCAA Men’s Tournament. “As we get close to the main ...

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Is Your Pacemaker Secure?
By: Jackie
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Is Your Pacemaker Secure?

Your BBB® just received an article from Wired magazine that has the scary headline, “Medica...

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Kids II Recalls 680,000 Baby Rattles
By: Oana Schneider

Kids II Recalls 680,000 Baby Rattles

Your BBB® has learned that over 680,000 baby rattles are being recalled over choking hazard concerns. The manufacturer, Kids II, announced the vol...

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Western Union Agrees to the Largest Financial Forfeiture by a Money Service Business
By: Jackie

Western Union Agrees to the Largest Financial Forfeiture by a Money Service Business

As a result of extensive, well-coordinated investigations and lawsuits, your BBB® has learned that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Justice Department, FBI, IRS, Consumer Financial Protection Bu...

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Consumers to Get Full Refund for Indoor Tanning System Purchase