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04/23/2015
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In today’s society, almost anyone could be sued at any point in time, and that's what makes a malicious malware scam so effective. BBB warns business and consumers to watch out for fake emails that summ..
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04/22/2015
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The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) National Cyber Security Alliance and Better Business Bureau (BBB) say now is the perfect time for a “digital spring cleaning.” In many households, spring clea..
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04/15/2015
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No one enjoys doing their taxes, which probably explains why so many people leave it until the last minute. With tomorrow being Tax Day, many Americans are scrambling to track down bank statements, rece..
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04/09/2015
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The season of door to door sales is on the horizon with the warming weather. Remember last year when you heard a knock at your front door and you opened it to find an eager salesperson wanting to help y..
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03/31/2015
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Better Business Bureau released its 2014 statistics, showing a 20% jump in overall instances of service and substantial increases in almost every area of assistance. 
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03/31/2015
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It's back! According to BBB Scam Tracker, many people are seeing the "government grants" scam again. It's a classic con where scammers pretend to offer victims "free grant" money, but they are really af..
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03/26/2015
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BBB advises consumers to get on top of their finances and avoid scams, such as credit repair or mystery shopping offers.
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03/26/2015
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You are 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 describ..
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03/25/2015
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Many students look forward to spring break, when they can enjoy time off from classes and have fun with their friends. Their budgets are often limited, so they seek out deals on flights and accommodations.
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03/25/2015
NEWS RELEASE
As springtime blooms, so do new scams. Scammers will be going door-to-door with plans to rip-off the residents. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) advises consumers that now is the time to be on their guard.
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