BBB Shuts Down Scam Website That Spoofs Dropbox
10/07/2015
NEWS RELEASE
Better Business Bureau shut down a fraudulent website this week after the site sent a phishing email that looked like it was from the FBI with a document stored in Dropbox, but was really malware. BBB i..
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Scam Warning for Safe Labor Day Travel
09/02/2015
NEWS RELEASE
If you are one of the more than 34 million people who are expected to travel over the upcoming Labor Day Weekend, the Better Business Bureau is warning that you take safeguards to avoid being scammed.
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Advice on Scams after Ashley Madison Data Breach
08/31/2015
NEWS RELEASE
The recent data breach at the Ashley Madison website is a reminder that consumers need to be careful with the data they post online, Better Business Bureau (BBB) advises.
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Control Back To School Spending By Having a Budget
08/24/2015
NEWS RELEASE
As the school year gets back in gear, many parents will find that their wallets are taking a big hit due to back to school spending. According to a recent survey, parents will spend $24.9 billion nation..
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Top 5 Contractor Scams
08/10/2015
NEWS RELEASE
With the start of summer, many homeowners began to get home remodeling and other construction projects underway and before the season winds down many more will also undertake large and small projects.
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College Students are ID Theft's Biggest Losers
08/07/2015
NEWS RELEASE
In a recent study from Javelin Strategy and Research, the average cost of losses from identity theft for college students age 18 to 24 is $1,156, which is roughly five times more than the amount lost by..
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Air Conditioning Scams and other Summer Maintenance Rip-offs
07/31/2015
NEWS RELEASE
With temperatures expected to hover around the 90 degree mark for the next several days, Better Business Bureau (BBB) is warning consumers of the potential to be ripped off if you find you’re in need of..
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Getting calls from you own number?
07/08/2015
NEWS RELEASE
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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Tips To Help Consumers Avoid Rental Scams
07/01/2015
NEWS RELEASE
Finding a place to rent is fraught with potential. But whether that potential is good or bad depends on the owner or manager of that property – if the property exists at all.
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Credit Repair Scams Prey On People Looking To Finance Large Purchases
06/30/2015
NEWS RELEASE
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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