Better Business Bureau Warns Smart Home Device Users Of Scam RiskOn Friday, the BBB put out a scam alert for consumers who use smart devices like Alexa, Siri and Google Home.
Scammers Using Fake PayPal Scheme To Trick ConsumersScam artists are using an exploit to rip off users of PayPal, the website used by millions to make payments online.
Experts Warn 'Free Trials' For Products May Hide Pricey CommitmentsA new report from the Better Business Bureau says these offers are often scams.
BBB: Holiday Shopping Season Is Prime Time For ScammersOne of the newest ploys, according to the Better Business Bureau, is the "secret sister scam" that's sent through social media.
Exclusive: Popular NYC Store Closes, Customers Left Without Pricey Orders FilledThe gates closed in the middle of the day at "Lighting by Gregory" on the Bowery.
Holiday Shopping Help: What You Need To Know About Store Credit Cards, Gift Cards & ReturnsWhile a lot of people are doing their holiday shopping online, plenty are still heading to the stores. That doesn’t always mean your information is more secure.
Seen At 11: Making A Purchase On Facebook? You Might Get More Than You Bargained ForSometimes it's easy for consumers to be unaware of what they're in for, and it can end up costing them big time.
Report: Most Common Scams You Need To Watch Out ForA new report from the Better Business Bureau found the riskiest scams are often very low-tech.
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.