BBB Cautions: Be Wary of High-Pressure Door-to-Door Sales Tactics
03/27/2017
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BBB is reminding consumers to be alert and have a plan when it comes to door to door salespeople.
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BBB Identifies Top Scams Using New “Risk Index;” Home Improvement and Fake Check Scams Head the List
03/09/2017
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New algorithm identifies cons that are riskiest to consumers: men more vulnerable than women, and young adults at highest risk
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Top 10 Scams 2016
03/01/2017
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Traveling for the Holidays? Check Out These BBB Tips
12/20/2016
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The Christmas and New Year’s holiday travel window, a 17-day period that overlaps the two holidays by about five or six days, is among the busiest travel time of the year. Whether flying or driving to v..
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Ottawa Police warns: New e-mail scam built upon traffic violations
11/24/2016
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The Ottawa Police Service has become aware of a new scam targeting people in the Ottawa area and other cities.
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BBB Code of Advertising Now Cracks Down on Disguised Sponsored Content
10/27/2016
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BBB has released an amendment to our Code of Advertising, impacting advertising, marketing, and public relations to align with new enforcement policies by the Competition Bureau. As of October 25, 2016,..
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Crackdown in Mumbai has Big Impact on CRA Tax Scam
10/20/2016
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The Better Business Bureau has seen a 95% decline in the number of tax scam reports to BBB Scam Tracker since police in Mumbai, India raided a call center earlier this month. The tax scam, also know as ..
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Ottawa Builders Prominent in Provincial Award Nominations
08/30/2016
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The Better Business Bureau serving Eastern and Northern Ontario and the Outaouais (BBB) is pleased to announce that three BBB-accredited businesses are among the five Ottawa-area companies named finalis..
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BBB Cautions: Be Aware of Off-Campus Apartment Rental Scams
08/16/2016
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The Better Business Bureau Serving Eastern and Northern Ontario and the Outaouais (BBB) is warning university and college students to be on the lookout for scammers when searching for an on- or off-camp..
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Protect Yourself and Your Valuables: Tips for Vacationing Homeowners
08/02/2016
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