BBB Scam Alerts
06/26/2015
Sir Claude Moser once said, “Education costs money, but then so does ignorance.” In the case of your Better Business Bureau (BBB), he’s only half-right. Ignorance does c..
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06/15/2015
In a particularly malicious scam, con artists have created fake websites that prey on those looking for affordable housing (sometimes called “Section 8″). The sites appea..
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06/12/2015
Cincinnati area consumers who receive an invite to become a “secret store evaluator,” similar to a secret shopper job, may want to reconsider. BBB® says, the secret is ou..
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06/05/2015
Looking for a job as a nanny, babysitter or caregiver? Be careful when responding to job postings or emails. A new scam is preying on job seekers. How the Scam Works: You..
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06/05/2015
Quality Used Transmissions, a company that claims to operate in a Grand Rapids, MI office building, appears to be part of a multistate auto parts business that has genera..
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05/22/2015
Microsoft tech support is calling you. They’ve been notified that your computer is sending out “error” messages, or you have some other vague technical problem that “need..
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05/22/2015
Microsoft tech support is calling you. They’ve been notified that your computer is sending out “error” messages, or you have some other vague technical problem that “need..
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05/01/2015
It’s back! According to BBB Scam Tracker, many people are seeing the “government grants” scam again. It’s a classic con where scammers&..
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05/01/2015
It’s back! According to BBB Scam Tracker, many people are seeing the “government grants” scam again. It’s a classic con where scammers&..
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04/27/2015
Like seasonal allergies and rainy weather, door-to-door magazine scams are an annual annoyance that return each spring. Be on the lookout for scammers selling fake magazi..
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