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Success stories in ads for online dating services can make it sound like true love is just a click away. Better Busin..
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02/10/2016
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Success stories in ads for online dating services can make it sound like true love is just a click away. Better Business Bureau (BBB) advises consumers to be aware of the limitations, costs and terms of..
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02/09/2016
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The Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB) is joining with the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and major high-tech industry leaders in supporting President Obama’s “Cybersecurity National Act..
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02/08/2016
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Charities are designed to serve others, and now some scammers have decided they are the ones who want to be served. These scamming thieves have set their sights on not-for-profit organizations in the h..
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02/08/2016
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With tax fraud on the rise, many consumers are anxious to file their taxes as soon as they receive their W-2 forms from their employers. But rushing to file could be a mistake, especially if you have a ..
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01/26/2016
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If you sell items online, watch out for this con. Scammers are fooling sellers with fake emails that appear to be payment confirmation messages from PayPal.
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01/21/2016
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BBB offers advice for purchasing 2016 Super Bowl tickets.
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01/13/2016
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With Powerball now breaking records for the largest lottery jackpot in history, BBB serving Central Illinois is warning consumers that scammers will be taking advantage of the situation to trick people ..
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01/12/2016
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It’s that time of year again. Over the next few weeks, W-2 forms will show up at your work desk or in your mail. And while the thought of a hefty tax return could be a happy one, the consequences of fil..
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01/11/2016
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If you’re determined to take control of your fitness and lose weight this year, BBB has advice that can help you evaluate fitness clubs, gyms or weight-loss programs to avoid scams and find reliable bu..
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01/11/2016
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Many people start the New Year with leftover debt from the previous year, and additional interest month after month just makes the problem worse as the year goes on. If one of your resolutions is to cre..
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