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BBB Tip of the Week: Vetting Wedding Vendors

Weddings have always been a celebration of a couple’s love for each other, but in recent times, they’ve become elaborate events that involve vendors ranging from caterers, florists and photographers to dance bands, videographers and wedding souvenir procurers. 164 more words


BBB Tip of the Week: Avoiding Fake Ticket Sellers

Baseball season is upon us, and summer concerts and other events are coming up soon. Getting tickets to sought-after events can take some planning.

Buying from unauthorized sources is often risky. 333 more words


10 Simple Things To Do At Home To Be More Energy Efficient

With Earth Day 2015 just a couple days away, here are 10 simple things you can do to make your home more energy efficient.

  1. Wrap your water heater with an insulation jacket.
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BBB Tip of the Week: Avoid Lottery Scams

Better Business Bureau receives calls almost daily from consumers who got a letter or email stating that they’ve won a lottery or sweepstakes. The letter usually instructs the victim to deposit an enclosed check and then wire a portion back to the company to cover taxes or administration fees. 208 more words


BBB Tip of the Week: 10 Steps To Protect Your Identity

This week’s tip is a bonanza – 10 tips on protecting your identity. We’re doing this to highlight BBB’s Shred Day on Saturday, April 18 from 8 a.m. 375 more words


BBB Advises Consumers To Beware Of Postcards For $100 Walmart, Target Gifts

BY bbbeditor

St. Louis, Mo., April 14, 2015Better Business Bureau (BBB) is advising consumers to be cautious about responding to “urgent notice” postcards offering $100 in savings at Walmart, Target and other major retailers. 870 more words


Save big money: 8 things you should always buy used online

Buying secondhand has become a first choice for saving money, either out of necessity for people or because they’re thrifty. But buying used doesn’t necessarily mean rummaging around a musty old thrift store. 1,024 more words

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