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07/20/2016
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A San Antonio roofing company has left some customers frustrated and wanting answers. But it’s not about what Durizon Roofing & Construction did do, it’s about what they allegedly didn’t do.
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07/19/2016
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Summer is an especially busy season for the student loan scam, and BBB sees a spike in reports. Scammers are targeting students right now because many have recently graduated or are trying to secure fun..
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07/13/2016
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07/12/2016
NEWS RELEASE
First it was wire transfers, then it was prepaid debit cards, and now scammers are trying to steal money by asking for payment in the form of gift cards to the popular media service, iTunes.
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07/07/2016
NEWS RELEASE
In 2015, BBB received more than 1,400 complaints involving video game developers nationwide. Complainants allege problems with sales, misleading advertising and unexpected charges.
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06/30/2016
NEWS RELEASE
Here in Texas, social media is the third most common way scammers contact people, following phone and email, according to data collected by BBB Scam Tracker. Recently, BBB has seen a 122 percent increas..
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06/28/2016
NEWS RELEASE
Many consumers go online to purchase tickets—it’s convenient, and some websites may offer opportunities to purchase tickets before box office sales start. Many sites also offer buyer protections and mon..
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06/23/2016
NEWS RELEASE
Since 2015, nearly 50 catfish scams have been reported to BBB Scam Tracker, resulting in nearly $500,000 in losses nationwide. Texans have reported more than $10,000 in losses to catfish scams.
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06/21/2016
NEWS RELEASE
Last summer, Texans reported more than 100 scams and more than $35,000 in losses to BBB Scam Tracker. Nationwide, nearly 1,000 scams were reported with more than $780,000 in losses.
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Erin Dufner
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Bill McGuire
Bryan/College Station Regional Director
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Kelly Trevino
Corpus Christi/Victoria Regional Director
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Heather Massey
Permian Basin Regional Director
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Miguel Segura
San Antonio/Laredo Regional Director
210.260.9843
msegura@sanantonio.bbb.org

Adam Price
Waco Regional Director
254.449.1567
aprice@waco.bbb.org