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Central, Northern and Western Arizona
BBB Warns Against Fake "Moving Calls" to Businesses
July 09, 2013

Local businesses report receiving fraudulent telephone calls from individuals posing as BBB employees. The callers allegedly ask businesses if they are planning to move and for personal information. Although BBB does keep updated information on businesses headquartered in Greater Arizona, it does not call and ask about moving plans. 

BBB urges any business that receives this "are you planning to move" call to withhold any personal information and simply hang up the phone. For businesses who already provided information to these callers, BBB encourages monitoring financial information and consider placing fraud alerts on credit accounts. 
Details on these fraudulent calls being made to local Arizona businesses may be sent to 

About BBB of Central, Northern & Western Arizona 
BBB is an unbiased organization that sets and upholds high standards for fair and honest business behavior. In 2013, people turned to BBB more than 132 million times for BBB Business Reviews® on more than 4.5 million businesses and BBB Wise Giving ReportsTM on 11,000 charities, all available free at Incorporated locally in 1938, today your BBB serves communities in central, northern and western Arizona, supported by over 10,900 BBB Accredited Businesses. Businesses that earn BBB Accreditation contractually agree and adhere to the organization’s high standards of ethical business behavior. BBB provides objective advice, free business reviews and charity reports, and educational information on topics affecting marketplace trust.


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