Better Business Bureau Releases Top Scams Of 2016The schemes vary in name, but they are also similar in the way they work. Here's what to look out for.
Scammers Strike During The Holidays, Experts Warn Against Letting Your Guard DownBetween shopping, wrapping and traveling, it's easy to be "holi-dazed" and let down your guard against scams.
Better Business Bureau Clears Up Donald Trump's Claim On University RatingThe Better Business Bureau is disputing Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's claims about its ratings of his Trump University.
Seen At 11: Experts Advise Caution Amid Skyrocketing Event Ticket SurchargesThere are surcharges for everything from processing to printing event tickets – or even fees with no explanation at all.
Seen At 11: Consumer Advocates Say The Holidays Are Ripe With Scams And SchemesThe holidays can bring out the best in people, but consumer advocates warn they are also bringing out the worst.
Better Business Bureau Offers Tips For People Hiring MoversNew York's Better Business Burea wants to make sure everyone moving gets a fair deal.
Seen At 11: Seller Beware: Some Online Electronic Trade-In Sites Don't Deliver What They OfferYou’ve probably heard about the various websites that will give you cash for your old electronics, including cellphones-- but sellers beware.
Experts Warn Of Scam Emails About FedEx ShipmentsThe emails say a parcel was unable to be delivered, or ask recipients to update their passwords.
Experts: Scammers Are Exploiting Ebola FearsWith the death toll from the Ebola virus now having topped 4,000 people – including one fatality in the U.S. – consumer advocates have been warning of scams that take advantage of people’s fears about the disease.
Seen At 11: Old Computer Hacking Scam Back With A New TwistWhen Sandra Seip’s phone rang at 11 p.m., she couldn’t believe the person on the other end of the line was calling about her computer, saying the matter was urgent.
Scammers Posed As Better Business Bureau In Attempt To Rip-Off Desperate Job SeekersThe consumer group is known for protecting people from all sorts of scams, but it recently became the victim of one.
Seen At 11: Don't Fall Victim To The One-Ring ScamPeople from all over the world are talking about it online, and in the U.S. the Better Business Bureau has issued a warning; don't call back, or else.