BlueHippo Faces Contempt for Ongoing Computer Financing Scam
11/16/2009
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FTC wants contempt charges against BlueHippo for continuing to deceive cash-strapped consumers with phony promises that it would help them purchase a computer even if they have credit problems.
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Make Money From Home with Google? Not so Fast, Warns BBB
11/16/2009
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The Better Business Bureau has received more than 1,500 complaints about several dozen Web sites that are trading on the Google name to scam people who want to learn about making money from home. Becaus..
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Cash for Appliances is the New Cash for Clunkers
11/12/2009
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Following the success of the Cash for Clunkers program, the federal government recently announced the creation of a similar rebate program for consumers looking to purchase new energy-efficient applianc..
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BBB Urges Speedy Payment in Cash for Clunkers Program
09/30/2009
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BBB presidents co-sign a letter to President Obama and Sec. of Transportation urging speedy payments in Cash for Clunkers program
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All That Glitters May Not Be What It Seems
09/08/2009
Recent emails notifying Memphis area businesses that they have won prestigious awards from a national association appear to be part of a widespread scheme designed to get companies to pay for “vanity” a..
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Second BBB Warning About Persistent Credit Card Robocalls
08/04/2009
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For the second time in three weeks, the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South is issuing a consumer alert about robocalls that promise to lower the interest rates on your credit cards.
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Use Caution When Buying Michael Jackson Memorabilia
07/21/2009
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Immediately following the announcement of Michael Jackson’s sudden death, enterprising individuals began selling memorabilia online to take advantage of the increased demand. The Better Business Bureau ..
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Advice for Dealing with Storm Damage
06/15/2009
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The damage caused by natural disasters often brings out the best in people, as strangers reach out to help others in need. Unfortunately, the aftermath of a crisis also brings out persons who take advan..
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BBB Warns Consumers of Robocalls Promising to Lower Their Credit Card Interest Rate
06/10/2009
Consumers across the U.S. and Canada are sounding off to Better Business Bureau about incessant automated telemarketing calls promising to lower interest rates on their credit cards. Not only are the c..
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BBB Sees Increase in Text Messaging and Voicemail Phishing Attempts
05/29/2009
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BBB Sees increase in phishing attempts via text messaging and voice mail
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