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06/30/2015
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What is “Scambaiting”? To define it simply – it’s getting even with person or a business that has either scammed you or attempted to scam you. You can find hundreds of ex..
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06/30/2015
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Summer for most people is the perfect time to go to a concert or take a vacation. For con artists, warm weather means their scam efforts heat up. Nationwide there are tho..
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06/23/2015
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For the 15th year in a row, identity theft was at the top of the national ranking of consumer complaints for the Federal Trade Commission. The Better Business Bureau serv..
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06/18/2015
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Losing $80,000 going for the big win is a terrible lesson to learn. In the case of a West Suburban man, falling victim to a foreign lottery scam turned out to be disastro..
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06/17/2015
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The Blackhawks stepped up their game to take the Stanley Cup Final 4 games to 2 against Tampa Bay. Unfortunately counterfeiters are likely to step up their game as well. ..
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06/16/2015
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Mobile devices, like smart phones and tablets, are great tools for handling certain tasks with more convenience. However, risks come with the ease these devices and their..
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06/09/2015
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If you plan to finance a big purchase, such as buying a home or car, your credit score is important. Scammers know this.  Consumers desperate to improve their credit..
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06/04/2015
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Recent news reports claim that an 86 year old Chicago man has allegedly lost more than a million dollars in a companion scam. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) says the el..
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06/02/2015
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With swimsuit season quickly approaching, now is the time when people are in a hurry to lose weight. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) warns consumers of scammers selling ..
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06/01/2015
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A scam email that orders recipients to appear in court has resurfaced. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is issuing an alert to consumers regarding spam emails that claim ..
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