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Warning: These Online Quizzes Could Be Trying to Steal Your Personal Information!
By: Oana Schneider

Warning: These Online Quizzes Could Be Trying to Steal Your Personal Information!

Your BBB® knows that some of these online quizzes sound extremely interesting, promising to reveal all sorts of things about us, from who we were in a past life to which cartoon character resembles...

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Have You Received This Phony Invoice?
By: Oana Schneider

Have You Received This Phony Invoice?

It’s no secret that scammers would go to a lot of trouble to get your money and your favorite BBB® would like to warn everyone that this new scam could leave you penniless if you’re not careful. In...

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Secret Shopper Scams Still Alive and Well
By: Amanda

Secret Shopper Scams Still Alive and Well

Your BBB® was recently contacted by a consumer regarding a check she received in the mail.  The information she provided to us regarding the check indicated that it was most likely a scam.  We want...

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Avoid Falling for Classic Money Making Tricks
By: Andrew Erk

Avoid Falling for Classic Money Making Tricks

If you are looking to start a new business or work from home, you may be enticed by business opportunities that claim to allow you to earn six figures in 90 days or less. Seems too good to be true,...

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Preventing Gift Card Scams
By: Andrew Erk

Preventing Gift Card Scams

The gift card. A classic holiday gift that fits most everyone’s needs especially when you don’t know what else to get. Some people, six in ten to be exact according to the National Retail Federatio...

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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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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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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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