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BBB Tips For Making Purchases At The State Fair

The Minnesota State Fair is always a great way to end the summer. It’s also a terrific opportunity for many businesses to showcase their products and ideas to enthusiastic fairgoers. While it’s all too easy to get caught up in the energy and excitement the State Fair delivers on an annual basis, Better Business Bureau of…
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BBB Tips On Buying A Puppy

What’s not to love about puppies? They are playful, affectionate and cute. The fact that puppies are so cute is also the reason people sometimes buy them on short notice or on a whim. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) encourages consumers to treat this decision as they would any major…
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BBB Offers Student Of Integrity Scholarships

Awards Open to Minnesota and North Dakota High School Seniors Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) is once again offering Student of Integrity Scholarships for Minnesota and North Dakota high school students entering their senior year. This year, $13,000 in scholarship funds will be awarded. These scholarships – which are presented…
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Late Summer Means Fun Runs – And Possible Pitfalls

In recent years, the number of fun runs – themed races such as Color Runs and obstacle and Mud Runs – offered to racing enthusiasts and beginners has grown significantly. Though many of these races deliver on their promise of fun and adventure, there have been some issues in recent years. Better Business Bureau of…
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Scammers Tune Up Classic Scams

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) is warning consumers of a new spin on some common schemes. By now, most people have heard about the classic phone scam, where scammers claiming to be with the IRS call people saying they owe money either due to penalties or unpaid taxes and threaten…
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