BBB Of Minnesota And North Dakota Names Top Scams Of 2017

Based on information compiled from Minnesota and North Dakota consumers and business owners, Better Business Bureau® of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is releasing its list of Top Ten scams of 2017. The list is based on local reports to BBB Scam Tracker during the calendar year. Locally, BBB received nearly 1,200 reports through Scam…
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Vikings, Minneapolis Police And BBB Warn Of Fake Vikings Playoff Tickets

The Minnesota Vikings, in partnership with the Minneapolis Police Department (MPD) and Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB), remind fans to be aware of counterfeit or fraudulent tickets circulating prior to Sunday’s Division Playoff game against the New Orleans Saints. These tickets are typically sold over the Internet or offered by ticket…
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Better: Looking Forward To A More Secure New Year

Suddenly we find ourselves in a New Year and time just seems to keep moving faster. Here at Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB), we find ourselves caught in this same current. We’re subject to the same pressures most if not all of us feel. Doing what we do, as a unique,…
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Protect Yourself From Credit Card Skimming

Even if you’re choosy about which gas stations you frequent, you can still become a victim of financial thieves that place seamless devices on machines to steal – or ‘skim’ – sensitive financial information. Skimming is a growing problem, and Better Business Bureau ® of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB), the Minnesota Department of Commerce…
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BBB Tips On Shopping With Mobile Devices

As we move through a busy retail season, shopping on the go is becoming more and more common. According to Adobe Analytics*, as of early Monday (Nov. 27th), Americans had spent nearly $14 billion online since Thanksgiving Day – with more than half of those purchases coming from mobile devices. Though it’s definitely convenient, there…
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