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07/08/2015
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It’s like a scene out of a strange sci-fi movie. You get a call, look at the caller ID, and see that your own number is calling. Weird! No, this isn’t an alternate reality where your future self is call..
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06/30/2015
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If you plan to finance a big purchase, such as buying a home or car, your credit score is important. Scammers know this.
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06/30/2015
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Mobile devices, like smart phones and tablets, are great tools for handling certain tasks with more convenience. However, risks come with the ease these devices and their apps provide.
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06/25/2015
NEWS RELEASE
Gift cards never expire; in fact consumers purchase gift cards because they have no expiration date.
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06/22/2015
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You’re probably savvy enough to avoid emails from “Approval Department” offering “$10K deposit tomorrow” or a generic “Hi! How are you?” from the unknown “Theresa”, but what if you got an email describi..
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06/17/2015
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The internet is a great help when it comes to, online shopping and sharing information with friends. However, the internet provides access to everyone, so be alert when shopping online or submitting per..
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06/15/2015
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Can you imagine receiving a phone call from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) stating you owe them $4,000 dollars in past due taxes.
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06/11/2015
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Vacations are a great time for family bonding and fun in the sun and, with school out, summer is the most popular travel season. Travel isn’t the only thing the increases in the summer; so do travel sca..
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06/08/2015
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Taking a vacation this summer? Be extra careful when booking accommodations online. Fake websites appear to offer travelers a convenient way to reserve hotel rooms, but they are just making money for sc..
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05/28/2015
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Moving can be among the most stressful events in anyone’s life. Better Business Bureau can help consumers reduce stress by helping them find trusted movers and by providing tips to reduce the chance of ..
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