BBB Scam Alerts
01/22/2015
Want to go to the Super Bowl? Be careful! Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about possible ticket fraud. The secondary market can be great for non-season ticket..
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12/05/2014
The holiday season is here, and so are the scams. Watch out for fraudulent website offering "Letters from Santa." Some of these sites promise a custom letter from the man at the North Pole but don't del..
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10/31/2014
Next time you shop on eBay, watch out for this scam. Con artists are exploiting a vulnerability in eBay's editing feature to redirect online shoppers to lookalike websites that can steal passwords. 
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10/22/2014
Scammers make their living preying on our fears. With the Ebola outbreak making headlines across the US and Canada, scammers are cashing in on our anxiety about the disease. Don't fall for cons that cla..
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09/09/2014
It's back! Some scams crop up repeatedly, each time with a different twist. With a convincing new email template, these fake law firm notices claim you are being summoned to appear in court. But the att..
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08/25/2014
Get rich quick schemes promising high returns in minimal time are not a new phenomenon. But clever scammers are now promoting these "money flipping" scams on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter to target a ..
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08/18/2014
Beware of calls from area code (876). The area code is used by scam artists claiming to be representatives of the Jamaican lottery.
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08/06/2014
If you have a cell phone, you've probably gotten one. The "You've Won a Free Gift Card" spam text messages are so common, you may not think anything of them. But be careful, responding to those texts co..
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07/28/2014
You are on Facebook, and a post catches your attention. It appears to be from the account of a Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash victim, and the post seems to link..
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07/22/2014
Using E-ZPass for a road trip this summer? Watch out. Scammers are posing as E-ZPass in emails and claiming to collect unpaid tolls. The emails carry viruses that infect your computer and can open you u..
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