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I-Team: Texans Need A License To Cut Hair But Not To Repair Roofs

To professionally cut hair in the state of Texas, you have to have a license. If you want to paint nails for a living, you too need a license. But if you install or repairs roofs, Texas requires nothing.

CBS 11–06/17/2014

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Fort Worth BBB Warns Of Costly Phone Scam

The Fort Worth Better Business Bureau is warning residents about a new phone scam which has cost many unsuspecting victims hundreds of dollars.

04/09/2014

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Report: Fake Malaysian Airline News Link Could Lead To Malware

It may look like breaking news about Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 – but following these links could lead you to trouble.

04/02/2014

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North Texas Businessman Feels “Violated” By Debt Collector

A local contractor says he thought it was a godsend when a company offered to help him recoup money he was owed.

03/31/2014

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Watch Credit Cards For $9.84 Charge

A charge that adds up to less than ten bucks could be the tell tale sign that scammers have their hands on your credit card number.

01/27/2014

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Healthcare Law Confusion Brings Out Scammers

A consumer protection group says scammers are trying to take advantage of confusion over the national health care law.

08/15/2013

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AG Warning Texans About Door-To-Door Scams

Unscrupulous door-to-door salespeople frequent Texas neighborhoods mostly during the summer months. Officials say they’ve recently seen an increased number of Texans scammed by people selling security systems.

CBSDFW.COM–08/08/2013

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BBB: Triple-Digit Temps Mean More A/C Repair Scams

With triple-digit heat in the forecast for at least the next few days North Texans are truly appreciating air conditioning, but with the hot weather comes an increase in a/c repair rip-offs.

CBSDFW.COM–08/01/2013

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I-Team: Beware Of After Storm Scams

Images of people who have lost their loved-ones, or their homes, break most of our hearts. But, unfortunately, all too often, thieves see them as picture-perfect opportunities.

05/17/2013

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I-Team: Customers Accuse Credit Alliance Group Of Stealing Thousands

Chris Green says he tired of listening to the phone ring and ring. He’s been trying to reach someone at Credit Alliance Group of Dallas for months.

04/04/2013

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No Oversight For Texas Pet Boarding Businesses

Bill Patterson loves his dogs, but there’s one he misses desperately. His English bulldog died at a dog daycare in Roanoke. According to the BBB, complaints about pet boarding and pet sitting businesses have more than doubled.

CBS 11–03/19/2013

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I-Team: Beware of Scammers Out To Steal Your Tax Refund

‘Tis the season to file taxes and for criminals to come up with new ways to steal your hard-earned money.

CBS 11–03/11/2013

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