Better Business Bureau

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Watch Out For Storm-Chasing Con Artists

Victims of natural disaster often times are hit twice. Once by mother nature and again by scam artists taking advantage of their situation.

05/13/2015

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Experts Warn About Weak Storm Shelters

One of the concerns with some shelters that had problems in Oklahoma is they may not have been properly bolted.

05/07/2015

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Customers Say Dallas Locksmith Running A Price Switch Scam

Dozens of North Texans said they were locked out of their homes and then fell victim to a bad locksmith.

04/10/2015

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Top 5 Holiday Scams & How To Avoid Them

Don’t get taken by scammers during the Holiday season.

CBS 11–11/26/2014

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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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