Online Puppy Scams Nip Hopeful Pet Owners

Warmer temperatures often spur would-be pet owners to action. Many, looking for puppies, turn to the internet and type in the dog breed they’re looking for, starting their search for the right pet that way. Unfortunately, scammers know this and they’re lying in wait. Better Business Bureau® of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) has noted…
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BBB Advice On Door-to-Door Salespeople

Summer is almost here, and solicitors offering asphalt services, magazine subscriptions and security alarm systems – 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 be on the lookout for problematic…
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BBB Tips On Fun Runs

In recent years, the number of fun runs – themed races such as Color Runs, Foam Runs and Mud Runs – offered to racing enthusiasts and beginners has skyrocketed. Though most of these races deliver on their promise of fun and adventure, there have been some issues in regard to races of this nature. Better…
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BBB Warns Businesses Of Fake Purchase Orders

As fraudsters grow more ambitious with schemes targeting businesses, Better Business Bureau ® of Minnesota and North Dakota is warning business owners and purchasing agents to be on the lookout for fake purchase orders. A recent scam – with roots in the Twin Cities – targeting businesses and involving phony purchase orders has bilked business…
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AAA, BBB Offer Tips For Traveling Seniors

Whatever time of year, getaways are always fun – but planning ahead is an important part of the process, especially for senior travelers. AAA– The Auto Club Group and Better Business Bureau ® of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) offer seniors some timely tips to help them stay safe while traveling and also save money.…
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