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Don’t Let Scammers Ruin your Summer Vacation

Renting someone else’s home, condo or apartment can be a fun alternative to staying in a hotel or motel. Nowadays, it’s easy to connect directly with property owners who advertise their vacation homes online. Vacation rentals can offer flexibility and … Continue reading

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Beware of Summer Festival Scams

BBB is warning consumers to be on the lookout for various festival and event ticket scams this summer. How the Scam Works: You see a great deal on tickets to a summer festival in your city, usually through a social … Continue reading

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BBB Seeks Torch Award Nominations

Better Business Bureau Institute for Marketplace Trust Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming is accepting nominations of both charities and businesses for the 2017 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics. The 19th annual event in April will recognize businesses and a nonprofit … Continue reading

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BBB Offers Ten Giving Tips for Orlando Tragedy

In the wake of the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, the BBB Serving Central Florida and the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, the national charity monitoring arm of the Better Business Bureau, caution donors about potential red flags in fundraising … Continue reading

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BBB Tips to Ensure Wise Giving on Memorial Day

Arlington, VA  (May 25, 2016) – On Memorial Day, the holiday that seeks to pay tribute to those who gave their lives serving in the military, many of us will pay respects to those who died by responding to requests … Continue reading

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Is Your Car Connected? Watch out for Potential Scams

Many vehicles can now connect to the Internet, enabling drivers to play music, use GPS, and access roadside assistance without their phone. Unfortunately, Internet connection comes with a potential drawback. It opens up your car to the risk of hacking, … Continue reading

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Tips for Shopping for Spa Experience

Gift certificates for spa treatments and mani/pedis are popular for Mother’s Day gifts as well as for special occasions anytime of the year. But then the questions arise: Which spa? Which salon? The answer is: “It all depends.” Let’s start … Continue reading

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What to Do if You Buy a Lemon

You just bought the new car, van or pickup of your dreams. You drive it for several months and then a defect arises. The vehicle is under warranty so you take it to the dealer. The problem appears to be … Continue reading

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Eagle Valley Student Wins $2,500 BBB/Rotary Ethics Scholarship

Jaycey Beard, a senior at Eagle Valley High School in Gypsum, is the 2016 recipient of a $2,500 BBB/Rotary Ethics Scholarship from Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming and Rotary Districts 5440, 5450 and 5470. She received the … Continue reading

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BBB Honors 5 for Safety

Five Northern Colorado businesses were honored for their workplace safety records at the Better Business Bureau Torch Awards for Ethics on April 26 in Loveland. Safety Award recipients are: Better Electric Inc., Sterling; Double Barrel Oilfield Services LLC, Eaton; Delehoy … Continue reading

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