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Couponing the Right Way Makes Cents

Many individuals and families use the Internet to find coupons that will save them money at all of their favorite retailers. The cumulative effect is a savings of $1 billion annually, according to the Coupon Information Corporation. With the digitized … Continue reading

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BBB Tips for Ferreting Out Bogus Online Schools

It’s back to school for many adults – young and old alike – who seek a college degree to obtain careers of their dreams or at least climb a little (or a lot) higher on the career ladder. Online schools … Continue reading

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Pet Flipping Increasing Across U.S.

Have you heard about pet flipping? It’s when a criminal picks up a dog or cat, either by stealing the animal or claiming to be the owner of a missing pet, and then quickly sells the animal for profit. Oftentimes, … Continue reading

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Shopping Tips for Back to School

School shopping is big business, second only to holiday shopping, according to the National Retail Federation. This means families and students everywhere are scurrying here and there to fill backpacks with required supplies, to replace outgrown shoes and jeans, and … Continue reading

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Puppy Scammer Claims to Be in Colorado

Victoria fell in love with a Yorkie puppy she found online. Best part was the puppy was free – all she had to do was pay for shipping. That’s when the scam began.   Delta Pet Shipping Service, allegedly based … Continue reading

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Opt Out to Opt In to Privacy

Unwanted telephone calls, pre-approved credit card offers and texts are not only annoying, they also can potentially lead to identity theft. But how do you stop them?   While it’s nearly impossible to eliminate junk mail, spam text messages and … Continue reading

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Time to Find IT Support is Now

Now that most businesses are uber-dependent on technology, it’s smart to plan for the worst, even if that day never comes. If you don’t have your own IT person on staff, Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming offers … Continue reading

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BBB Offers Tips if Your Home is Hit by Hail

Hail continues to be a recurring character in this summer’s weather drama. And where’s there’s hail, there’s storm chasers, warns Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming. “Since May, when torrential storms began in our region, roofers have been … Continue reading

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Sweepstakes and Lotteries Share Red Flags

Whether it’s mail, phone or in person, con artists continue to use the promise of prizes and large cash winnings to steal from honest people. Victims are notified that they’ve won a lot of money or a prize. Better Business … Continue reading

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Should You Insure Your Trip?

You’ve just booked the vacation of a lifetime or a quick getaway to the Big Apple. Now you’re wondering if you should purchase travel insurance. If you’re concerned about unforeseen circumstances that might cause you to cancel your trip, return … Continue reading

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