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Money recovered in sweepstakes scam linked to Pearl City P.O. box


Swift action by Hawaii’s Better Business Bureau saved hundreds of potential victims from losing money on a sweepstakes scheme.

The money was being sent to a mailbox right here on Oahu. 320 more words

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Have the Jewelry Judge Evaluate Your Estate Jewelry

Jewelry Judge Ben Gordon provides appraisal and consultation services of Diamonds, Colored Gemstones, and Fine Jewelry for insurance, estate and division of property.

We evaluate estate jewelry, whether in a jewelry box; 75 more words

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Recall of sunflower kernel products due to possible contamination

TORONTO (WRIC) — SunOpta expanded its voluntary recall of a limited number of sunflower kernel products that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria. 89 more words

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Digital Kidnapping takes advantage of public social media accounts

We have a Target 2 Consumer Alert for everyone who loves to share photos on social media.

You might not worry about your selfies or vacation photos being hijacked, but a disturbing trend of digital kidnapping could change social media habits in your household. 301 more words

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The do's and don'ts of taking out a payday loan

Consumer Alert: Google says it will ban all ads from so-called payday lenders.

The tech giant says the short-term high-interest rate loans are deceptive and harmful. 77 more words

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Consumer Alert: Martin's alerts customers to voluntary recall veggie burgers

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Martin’s Food Markets announced Monday that it removed Dr. Praeger’s California Veggie Burgers due to the burgers potentially being contaminated with… 160 more words

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Contact Lens Warning from the BBB

The FTC is cracking down on contact lens prescribers and sellers who may be pressuring you to buy from them.

That’s because you have the power over your money and where you spend it no matter where you get your contact lens prescription! 49 more words

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