With the warmer weather and summer storms, roofing scams become more common. BBB Scam Tracker frequently receives reports of shady “free” roof inspections. Homeowners should be on the lookout for these cons.
Post from Community: BBB Tip: A shopper’s guide to buying products made in the USA
Identifying American-made products is easier said than done. What do terms like “Made in the USA” and “Made in America” actually mean? And how can you know what products are made where?
BBB Warning: Update software to help prevent ransomware
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) along with the FBI recommend consumers and businesses take steps to protect electronic devices against cyber attacks.
Post from Community: BBB Wisconsin Scam Alert: Wisconsinites lost more than $93,000 to scams during Summer 2021
BBB Wisconsin Scam Alert: Wisconsinites lost more than $93,000 to scams during Summer 2021.
BBB: Consumers say they’re powerless to return defective products from online relailer
Consumers from around the world are telling the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Serving Wisconsin that it’s difficult to get products to work that they purchased from POWR Co., an online retailer of cell phone accessories, and even harder to return the defective items and receive a resolution.
Better Business Bureau offers tips on back-to-school shopping
Parents and students expect to spend more than ever on back-to-school shopping this year, according to the National Retail Federation’s annual survey. If you — or a student in your life — is shopping for books, clothes, school supplies, backpacks or other items, be sure to keep these tips in mind. Better Business Bureau offers the following advice on how to shop smart for back-to-school or back-to-college purchases.
How to avoid scams in the new year
Several types of scams emerge throughout the year but if you remember a few simple tips, it could help you avoid scams all year long.
Scammers demand energy payments
Scammers are taking advantage of the public by impersonating energy company representatives. Using a service disconnection threat, scammers try to convince the consumer to purchase prepaid debit cards and provide the card information to them.
How to save money when school shopping
It may seem like school just let out, but it’s time to think about shopping for the new school year.
How to find a reputable moving company
It’s prime moving season and demand for movers is very high. The Wisconsin Better Business Bureau shares tips on hiring a reputable mover.
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