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Ask These Five Questions to Protect Your Data

Sometimes it feels like every time you turn on the news, you hear about a new data breach. Consumers are concerned about their privacy and the threat of identity theft, but are often confused about how to protect themselves –

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Posted in Business Tips, Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer Tips, Credit - Mortgage - Payments

Tips for Buying and Selling Jewelry

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California offers advice for jewelry transactions

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Posted in Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer Tips, Consumer/Business Services

Cyber Monday: Tips for Staying Safe and Saving Money

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California offers advice for savvy online shopping over the holidays

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Seasonal Job Seekers may be Targeted by Scammers

Are you looking for seasonal work over the upcoming holidays? The National Retail Federation (NRF) predicts that retailers will hire between 500,000 and 550,000 temporary workers over the 2017 winter holiday season. The holidays can be expensive – gifts, travel,

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Posted in Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer Tips, Consumer/Business Services, Scams

Don’t Get Spooked Out of Your Savings This Halloween

Did you know Halloween is one of the largest shopping holidays of the year? Although you may be in a rush to buy costumes and decorations, don’t let unethical businesses trick you out of your hard-earned money. Here are few

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New BBB Report Sheds Light on Small Business Cybersecurity

“The State of Small Business Cybersecurity” was recently released as part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

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Don’t Drop the Ball When Buying Football Tickets and Apparel

Football season is finally here! Were you wishing you could be witnessing the touchdowns in person while you watched Sunday’s games on TV? Or maybe you’re feeling so excited about your team’s potential this year that you want to buy

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