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Identity Theft: What You Need to Know

Identity theft is the unauthorized use of another’s identity to commit crimes or for financial gain, like opening accounts, filing taxes, or making purchases. Unfortunately, it can happen to anyone. In 2017, it was the second most reported complaint to

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Online Purchase Scams are the Riskiest Type of Fraud, According to 2017 Data from BBB Scam Tracker

Online purchase scams are now the riskiest form of consumer fraud, according to a new report from the Better Business Bureau (BBB). In 2017, consumers reported more than 47,000 scams to BBB Scam Tracker (BBB.org/ScamTracker). BBB analyzed this information using

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Free On-Site Document Shredding is Coming to South San Francisco!

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California invites the community to “Secure Your ID Day” on Saturday, Oct. 14

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Free On-Site Document Shredding: Secure your ID with BBB!

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California invites the community to “Secure Your ID Day” on Saturday, April 22 in Concord!

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