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How to Save Money and Plan for the Perfect Prom

Follow these tips from your BBB to avoid prom mishaps & save money

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Posted in Consumer Tips, Scams

How to Keep your Identity Secure

Protect yourself from identity theft by securing your info online & offline, and avoiding scams.

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Posted in Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer Tips, Scams

Take Yourself Out to the Ball Game with These Tips

Baseball season is here! Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California offers advice for buying baseball tickets and gear

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Posted in Consumer Tips, Consumer/Business Services, Scams

BBB Warns of Scammers Using the BBB Name

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California received multiple reports of scammers impersonating BBB in the last month. Consumers report receiving telephone calls from scammers claiming to be from or affiliated with “the

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Posted in Consumer Tips, Scams

Is That Check You Received Really as Safe as You Think?

The new Better Business Bureau (BBB) Risk Index highlights an impactful scam many may be unaware of

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Posted in Consumer Tips, Consumer/Business Services, Credit - Mortgage - Payments, Scams

How to Score March Madness Tickets and Merchandise

If you’re hoping to score legitimate March Madness tickets or merchandise, follow these tips from your BBB.

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BBB Announces New Measure to Identify Riskiest Scams

Better Business Bureau’s (BBB) new “Risk Index” identifies home improvement scams, followed by fake check scams, as having the biggest impact on consumers

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