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Your Internet Search History Will Be Up For Sale: Protect Yourself!
By: Oana Schneider

Your Internet Search History Will Be Up For Sale: Protect Yourself!

Your BBB would like to bring something to your attention. If you think your browser search history is protected by law, you will probably be surprised to find out that this is no longer the case. I...

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College Students Are Very Susceptible To ID Theft, Reports Say
By: Oana Schneider

College Students Are Very Susceptible To ID Theft, Reports Say

While settling into your new dorm room, you may want to take a few minutes and protect your personal information. Your BBB would like to warn both students and parents that thieves are using high a...

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Watch Out for Nanny and Caregiver Imposter Scams!
By: Oana Schneider

Watch Out for Nanny and Caregiver Imposter Scams!

If you are looking for a nanny or caregiver job, your BBB® would like to warn you that there are plenty of scammers trying to take advantage of that. When researching websites like care.com or sitt...

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Watch Out for This New Grant Scam!
By: Oana Schneider

Watch Out for This New Grant Scam!

Your BBB® has learned that there is a new spin on an old scam: scammers are impersonating the National Institutes of Health (NIH), calling consumers and telling them they’ve won a $14,000 governmen...

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Watch Out for International Document Scams!
By: Oana Schneider

Watch Out for International Document Scams!

If you are traveling overseas this summer, there are a few things to keep in mind before you start packing. Your BBB® would like to warn everyone planning an international trip that scammers would ...

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Publishers Clearing House Scams Are Back: Here’s What You Should Know!
By: Oana Schneider

Publishers Clearing House Scams Are Back: Here’s What You Should Know!

Your BBB® would like to warn tri-state area residents that the Publishers Clearing House scams are back. Most of us have seen those ads on TV: a person is surprised with a big check and balloons, t...

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Beware of Credit Card Skimmers at a Gas Station or ATM!
By: Oana Schneider

Beware of Credit Card Skimmers at a Gas Station or ATM!

One can never be too careful when it comes to protecting their personal information. Your BBB® would like to warn everyone about the dangers of gas station and ATM credit card skimmers as they may ...

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Fake Debt Collectors Pose as Real Businesses
By: Andrew Erk

Fake Debt Collectors Pose as Real Businesses

Your BBB® has learned about a new scam trending throughout the country. Fraudsters are unafraid to use any tactics to steal your valuable information. The new trend? They are pretending to be lawye...

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