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It’s an indisputable fact that scams follow the news. Whether it’s a natural disaster, manmade crisis or health relat..
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10/16/2014
NEWS RELEASE
It’s an indisputable fact that scams follow the news. Whether it’s a natural disaster, manmade crisis or health related scare, scammers will seek profit. The Better Busin..
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10/15/2014
BBB IN THE NEWS
With news of Uber’s current ‘F’ grade with the BBB, David Letterman lists 10 other companies that have an F grade with the BBB.
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10/14/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Medicare’s Open Enrollment period begins October 15th and runs through December 7th. That makes this the peak season for scammers to make telemarketing calls that trick s..
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10/13/2014
BBB IN THE NEWS
The proliferation of apartment rental listing websites and the popularity of Craigslist have enabled financial criminals to become tougher to weed out from honest listing..
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10/10/2014
BBB IN THE NEWS
ABC7 I-Team Exclusive ReportScam artists are ripping off consumers by asking for payment through the popular, legitimate pre-paid money card Green Dot, according to the C..
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10/10/2014
NEWS RELEASE
The scams vary. Victims report getting calls that they owe back taxes and the IRS wants to be paid now. Or it’s a call claiming the person has a delinquent debt that must..
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10/08/2014
BBB IN THE NEWS
It’s one of the largest scams of its kind and victims are on the hook for more than a million dollars as con-artists pose as Internal Revenue Service agents. CBS 2’s Mike..
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10/07/2014
NEWS RELEASE
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) and scammers are using emotional appeals to target their victims. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is urging con..
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10/06/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Consumers should expect a wave of phishing attacks from scam artists attempting to capitalize on the announcement that JPMorgan Chase suffered what has been reported as t..
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10/02/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Each year millions of individuals worldwide fall victim to cybercrimes.  The Better Business Bureau (BBB) and its partners urge all users of the internet to STOP. TH..
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