BBB In the News
03/15/2017
Every year, the tax collection scammers come out. Remember that the IRS will never demand payment by wire transfer, prepaid debit card, or other non-traditional payment methods.
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02/09/2017
The money transfer app Venmo can come in handy when you need to pay a coworker back for lunch or send money to friend. Just be wary when using the app with someone you don't know. Scammers are exploitin..
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09/08/2016
Watch out timeshare owners! This company is promising thousands of dollars in return for renting out your property.
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08/29/2016
Watch out of this lottery scam. WJLA - ABC7 turned to the BBB for help with spotting the red flags and sneaky tricks of the latest lottery scam.
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05/26/2016
The BBB is warning area residents to be on the lookout for puppy deals that are too-good-to-be-true.
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04/05/2016
Con artists are targeting student loan holders over the phone, via email and on social media more than ever before.
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01/22/2016
The Washington Times used BBB Scam Tracker data to investigate scams targeting the Metro DC area.
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12/02/2015
Did you know that 65 percent of Americans don’t explore where their money is going before giving?
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11/18/2015
The Better Business Bureau has launched BBB Scam Tracker to provide consumers across North America with a place to report scams and fraud.
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11/13/2015
In a recent investigation, the BBB assisted the Federal Trade Commission and the PA Attorney General to shut down two tech support scams.
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