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BBB Advice On Door-to-Door Solicitors

Better weather is finally here, and solicitors offering asphalt services and magazine subscriptions – among other products and services – are likely already making the rounds and may well find their way to your doorstep. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) urges people to stay alert for shady operators and to…
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Social Media Spring Cleaning

Spring has sprung and it’s a great time to wipe the slate clean and start fresh. While it’s important to securely dispose of physical documents that contain sensitive information in order to protect your identity, Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) also recommends adding social media cleaning to your spring cleaning…
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BBB Hopes To Mute Speaker Scam

Based on a recent report to BBB Scam Tracker, Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is warning consumers about the return of a classic scheme sometimes known as the “white van speaker scam.” This con involves individuals approaching potential victims in public spaces and claiming they have premium home entertainment products –…
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Shady Job Offer Targets Area College Students

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) has received the first local report about an employment scam targeting college students nationwide. This scheme first came to the attention of BBB of Cleveland last fall, when they began receiving reports from concerned college students about possible employment opportunities from questionable entities such as…
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BBB, AARP ND Spring Shred Events Announced

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) and AARP North Dakota, along with area partners, are once again offering free shredding events to the public on Saturday, April 16 in Bismarck, Fargo and Jamestown. Area residents and business owners are invited to securely dispose of up to two boxes of sensitive documents and…
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