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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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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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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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Cybersecurity and Your Identity

Consumers nationwide reported around 400,000 cases of identity theft to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in 2016, making identity theft the third largest category of complaints. Thankfully, there are steps you can take to mitigate the risk of identity theft.

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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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BBB Alert: Wireless Headphones Company Fails to Deliver

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California warns consumers that Kanoa, Inc. will not be fulfilling customer pre-orders

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Five Steps to Better Back-to-School Shopping

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California offers tips for smart back-to-school shopping

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