01/11/2017
This clever new phishing scam is fooling small businesses. The message looks like an email alert from accounting software QuickBooks, but it’s really a phishing con.
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01/03/2017
Reports to BBB Scam Tracker in 2016 confirmed that tax scams are still the top scam, despite a huge drop in reports after a September police raid in Mumbai, India.
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11/21/2016
The BBB serving Metro Washington DC and Eastern PA is urging donors to research charities with the BBB before giving to ensure that their generous contributions are going to trustworthy organizations. T..
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10/12/2016
Steer clear of political polling calls that promise gift cards in exchange for taking a voter survey. Survey cons are common but the US presidential campaign gives scammers a timely elections twist.
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10/05/2016
Picking a college is an exciting yet stressful time in a person’s life. It is a time filled with hope and excitement but also uncertainty and anxiety. The BBB warns consumers to shop carefully when yo..
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09/15/2016
“Making $ense of Finance” is a free event on Saturday, November 19, 2016. Time is 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Includes complimentary continental breakfast and lunch. Location is Horsham Air Guard Station,..
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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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07/29/2016
The sudden success of Pokémon GO has scammers cooking up ways to cash in on the app's popularity. The latest is a phishing email that fools victims into thinking they need to pay for the game.
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07/25/2016
New BBB research shows optimism bias is widespread; we all think others are more vulnerable… and scammers count on that
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