Resolve to be a Smarter Consumer in 2012
03/14/2012
NEWS RELEASE
The start of a new year is a great time to resolve to be a smarter, safer consumer. Better Business Bureau has 10 resolutions for 2012 that can help you fight scammers, prevent identity theft and save m..
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In the News -- Caller ID Spoofing a Growing Problem
03/14/2012
NEWS RELEASE
Telemarketers and debt collectors are using Caller ID spoofing more and more. Caller ID spoofing is the technique of masking the actual phone number that a call is coming from, and instead displaying an..
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BBB Offers End of Year Checklist to Help Start 2012
02/04/2012
NEWS RELEASE
December is the time for family, travel, food and fun. However, for businesses it is a great time to evaluate 2011 successes, and determine business needs for the upcoming year.
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Steps to Take to Avoid Receiving Unwanted Calls
02/04/2012
NEWS RELEASE
While more than 150 million numbers have been added to the National Do Not Call Registry, the Better Business Bureau continues to get calls from people who aren't aware of this resource. The registry ..
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The BBB Eye - The Psychology of Shopping
01/23/2012
NEWS RELEASE
Shopping can be a fun activity any time of the year. But there can be dangers associated with shopping. We are looking at how to be safe and smart when shopping.
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Give with Confidence in 2011: Ten Holiday Giving Tips from Metro NY BBB
12/28/2011
NEWS RELEASE
Holiday Giving Tips for 2011
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Lottery Winning Notices Falsely Claim To Be Sponsored By BBB
12/28/2011
NEWS RELEASE
A new scam is fraudulently using the Better Business Bureau’s name in order to steal thousands of dollars from victims who are led to believe they have won a sweepstakes or lottery.
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12 Schemes of Christmas
12/20/2011
NEWS RELEASE
Gifts and appeals may seem like true love, but Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington says be aware of the top 12 schemes of the holidays
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Accountability Program Achieves Voluntary Compliance with Online Behavioral Advertising Self-Regu..
12/20/2011
NEWS RELEASE
The Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program today released decisions in its first six compliance cases. FMX, Martini Media, PredictAd, QuinStreet, Reedge, Veruta bring practices into c..
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A Peek into 2012 Consumer Trends - for You and Santa
12/20/2011
’Tis that time of year when prognosticators give a heads up to consumers as to what they can expect in the coming year. Learning what will be hot in 2012 just might help Santa – and you! – pick perfect ..
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