scams blog posts
These posts are from our community site areavoices.com. Areavoices connects you to your community. Effortlessly share your photos, your videos and your thoughts. Start a blog at areavoices.com. » It's free.
Tips to avoid health reform scams
Polls continue to show that there is much about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) health reform law that Americans still do not understand. The health law's complexity and confusion over parts of the law ...
10/8/13 at 11:03 AM
Scam Sent To Duluth Residents
Charity Scam sent out to Duluth Residents I got one of these letters in the mail marketing Duluth, MN. It is a scam. This would be a good one to check on Charity Navigator. I sent it out to some nat...
6/2/13 at 7:54 AM Medicare Fraud 2/14/13 at 6:05 PM
Consumer Scams 8/9/10 at 12:51 AM
Consumer Alert: 5 Ways to Spot a Loan Modification Scam
Many homeowners are facing a seemingly never-ending sea of document requests and resubmission of paperwork to their lenders. There is an increase in mail and telephone solicitations as well. Many of t...
4/25/13 at 9:09 AM The Truth About Debt Settlement Companies 3/15/13 at 9:14 AM
Income Tax Preparation: How to choose reputable tax preparers and avoid scams 2/14/13 at 11:10 AM
BBB Advice for Donating to Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts
As Hurricane Sandy churns into the history books, millions of people along the East Coast and down through the Caribbean will be struggling for months, if not years, to return their lives to normal. E...
11/1/12 at 9:52 AM BBB Tips for Avoiding Rental Property Scams 5/23/12 at 11:57 AM
Financial Exploitation of Elders
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day recently focused on the increasing financial exploitation of the elderly population. Taking advantage of the elderly and vulnerable can come in two forms: Outside sour...
6/25/12 at 6:00 AM
Payday loan collection calls scam
BISMARCKAttorney General Wayne Stenehjem warns North Dakota residents to be on the alert for conmen posing as collectors of payday loan debts. The scammers call individuals and threaten legal action ...
9/9/10 at 11:39 AM