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11/25/2014
NEWS RELEASE
It’s unfortunate, but the internet is a dangerous place. Most users of the web understand that they must take precautions while shopping online, playing internet games or using social media.
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11/19/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Christmas displays are already up in most major retailers, which means holiday shopping is in full swing. Many stores have already rolled out their holiday layaway plans. Some are even offering addition..
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11/17/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Be ware of scammers going door-to-door and offering seasonal services, such as leaf raking, chimney sweeping or window installation. These con artists may just take your money without ever delivering th..
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11/15/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Pre-paid debit cards such as GreenDot Money Cards, Wal-Mart MoneyCard and Western Union MoneyWise are popular not only with consumers but also with scammers. Recently fraudsters have been posing as “sup..
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11/14/2014
NEWS RELEASE
With cold and flu season upon us, the transfer of germs and illness in the workplace increases. Your BBB is advising business owners to take initiative in preventing the spread of illness
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11/13/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Frost warnings and falling leaves signal the need to winterize your home and vehicles to save energy and prepare for cold weather emergencies, BBB advises.
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11/10/2014
NEWS RELEASE
New data on how Americans donate to charities pinpoints a lack of donor understanding and the need for simple tools to help donors give wisely.  The study reveals that Americans consider finances to be ..
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11/07/2014
NEWS RELEASE
American consumers fear their identity being hacked more than any other crime, according to a recent Gallup study. It’s not a minor concern as 69% of consumers polled feel that way. The fear follows cyb..
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11/05/2014
NEWS RELEASE
If predictions hold true, it could be a very merry Christmas for retailers and package delivery services as well as for those looking for seasonal employment. Hiring for seasonal workers could top 800,0..
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