BBB Releases List of Riskiest Scams
03/13/2017
BBB IN THE NEWS
The Better Business Bureau has released a comprehensive new report revealing the riskiest scams to consumers in 2016.
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BBB Identifies Top Scams Using New “Risk Index;” Home Improvement and Fake Check Scams Head the List
03/06/2017
NEWS RELEASE
New algorithm identifies cons that are riskiest to consumers: men more vulnerable than women, and young adults at highest risk
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Resurgence of ‘grandparent scam’ involves wiring money for fake emergencies
02/21/2017
BBB IN THE NEWS
The Hawaii Better Business Bureau is reporting a resurgence of the so-called “grandparent scam” which pressures people into wiring money in order to help a family member.
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The “Can you hear me?” Scam Still on the Rise
02/15/2017
NEWS RELEASE
Since January 26th BBB across the nation has received over 4,550 reports of the “can you hear me?” scam.
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Tax Scams to Watch For
02/15/2017
NEWS RELEASE
In 2016 Hawaii’s Better Business Bureau received over 400 tax related scam reports.
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Hawai‘i BBB Reports Labor Law Poster Scam
02/09/2017
BBB IN THE NEWS
Hawai‘i’s Better Business Bureau warns the public about a labor law poster scam. Hawai‘i’s Better Business Bureau recently received a call from a party at (202) 838-0422 who claimed to be a representati..
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Beware of phone scam triggered by question ‘Can you hear me now?’
02/07/2017
BBB IN THE NEWS
A phone scam has surfaced which relies on your voice to answer a simple question — “Can you hear me now”? Those are the words to watch out for as scammers are trying to bait callers into simply answerin..
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Contractor Luis Soltren nominated for BBB Torch Award
02/07/2017
BBB IN THE NEWS
KAPAA — Luis Soltren can tell you exactly how many complaints have been filed against him during his 30-plus years in construction.
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Business Report: 1/31/17
02/01/2017
BBB IN THE NEWS
What do HEMIC, Puna Kamalii Flowers, and Honey Bee Cleaners have in common? They're all finalists for the Better Business Bureau Torch Awards. The awards will be March 31 at the Sheraton Waikiki.
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In newest phone scam, 'yes' is all it takes to become a victim
01/31/2017
BBB IN THE NEWS
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - In the newest scam that's being seen locally and nationally, one small word could land you in a world of trouble.
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