National Consumer Protection Week Highlights Surging ScamsIt is estimated Americans lost nearly $670 million to scams last year.
Demanding Answers: NJ Company Accused Of Posing As Local Florists NationwideEach time CBS2 searched for a "local florist" -- from Plano, Texas, to West Milford, New Jersey -- Troys Florist was one of the top results.
Scammers Taking Advantage Of Job Hunters Applying For Census Bureau PositionsThere's a scam warning for anyone looking to apply for a Census Bureau job.
Customers Frustrated As Valuable Belongings Sit Behind Locked Gate Of East Village Consignment ShopA second location in Park Slope, Brooklyn, also appears to have shuttered and been cleared out.
Report Finds Military Members, Veterans Lose More Money To Scammers Than OthersA study from the Better Business Bureau found current and former service members who fell for a scam lost an average of $200.
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.