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Holiday Shopping Kicks Into High Gear

The biggest shopping weekend of the year – Black Thursday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday – is just around the corner, but many shoppers – 57 percent – have already gotten a jump on holiday gift-buying, according to the … Continue reading

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BBB Offers Online Scam Tracke​r​

Better Business Bureau has introduced a new interactive online tool to help you find out what the current scams are and where they’re happening. Called BBB Scam Tracker, the online tool, which can be found at bbb.org/scamtracker, offers a heat … Continue reading

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Professionals Can Ease Burden of Planning Estate Sale

Estate sales come at a time when families are at a crossroads resulting from one of the dreaded three D’s: death, divorce, downsizing. For many, the task of organizing items acquired over a lifetime can be overwhelming when coupled with … Continue reading

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BBB Helps Start Alliance for Military Financial Readiness

Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming Center for Fraud Prevention has joined with six other organizations to form the Alliance for Military Financial Readiness. The Alliance meets bimonthly to plan outreach and educational efforts, share resources and collaborate … Continue reading

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Beware of Fraudsters Preying on Military Members

Veterans Day is a time to honor those who serve and have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Unfortunately, fraudsters celebrate military personnel in a different manner every day of the year. “Scam artists target servicemembers and military families for … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Play Tricks on Fraudsters

This is the time of year when ghosts and goblins take to the streets in search of tricks and treats. But all year-round there are other kinds of spooks who take to the Internet or phones solely for the purpose … Continue reading

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’Tis the Season for Seasonal Job Hunting

If “Hiring” signs in retail store windows are any indication, it’s not too late to apply for seasonal employment for the holidays. This is the time of year when stores traditionally increase their staffs to accommodate crowds of holidays shoppers … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Awareness

Empowered employees are key in ensuring your business stays safe from the ever-growing onslaught of cybercriminals and cyber threats. “The best security technology in the world cannot help you unless your employees know their roles and responsibilities in safeguarding sensitive … Continue reading

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To Layaway or Not to Layaway

To layaway or not to layaway, that is the question. Or at least it’s the one early holiday shoppers are asking. On the surface, layaway appears to be a no-brainer: Shop now, pay as you go till a determined date, … Continue reading

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BBB Wins Award for Charity Review Program

Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming received an Outstanding BBB Award for charity review at the 2015 International Assembly of Better Business Bureaus this week in Denver. The award is based on the innovativeness of a program benefiting … Continue reading

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