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BBB Issues Customer Survey Scam Alert With Summer Twist

An old scam is back, but with a summer twist.

06/19/2015

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Get Marty: 2 Couples In Wedding Day Photo Nightmare Seek Help

Two local newlywed couples who could not get their wedding pictures from photographers reached out to KDKA’S Get Marty.

04/30/2015

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Scammers Targeting Your Credit Card Information Over The Phone

Officials have issued a warning about a scam that tries to trick you into revealing your credit card information.

04/17/2015

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BBB Offers Advice To Fans Hoping To Buy Tickets To The Rolling Stones Concert

Tickets for The Rolling Stones concert at Heinz Field don’t go on sale for another 12 days, but digital scalpers are already out trying to take advantage of concert-goers.

04/01/2015

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IRS Impersonation Scam Claims More Than 3,000 Victims Nationwide

Elaine Palahunik has never cheated on her taxes, so she was floored to get a call on her answering machine recently telling her to call back or else.

03/20/2015

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Thousands Being Targeted In IRS Impersonation Scam

A tax time scam is targeting people all across the nation, including right here in Pittsburgh

03/18/2015

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Better Business Bureau Issues Warning Over Rewards Survey Scam

Loyalty rewards programs — coupons, discounts and cashback — are a long-established, effective methods used by retailers to keep customers coming back.

02/24/2015

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Police Investigate Stolen Credit, Debit Card Information In Penn Hills

Police in Penn Hills are investigating how people’s credit or debit card information was stolen.

02/06/2015

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New Ransom-Ware Scam Locking Victims Out Of Their Own Smartphones

The Better Business Bureau is warning people about a scam where your cellphone isn’t merely infected, it’s frozen, and the scammers demand ransom to unlock it.

01/30/2015

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Better Business Bureau Issues Holiday Scam Warning

The Better Business Bureau is warning people about some of the most common holiday scams.

12/11/2014

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Better Business Bureau Issues Fake Ticket Warning Ahead Of Wild Card Game

The Wild Card format boils down to winner moves on, loser goes home and that is putting tickets at a premium for tonight’s game.

10/01/2014

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Better Business Bureau Issues Warning Over New Computer Scam

The Better Business Bureau has a warning about a computer scam that’s going around. It’s actually an old scam with a new twist.

08/18/2014

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Scammers Posing As Amazon Trying To Trick Consumers

If you shop online, be aware of a phony email that’s circulating.

08/08/2014

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Officals Warn Of Scammers Coming To Your Home

Local police and the Better Business Bureau are both warning people about the dangers of being robbed and scammed by people who are claiming to be door-to-door salespeople.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/10/2014

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