Duke Energy partners with North American utilities to protect customers from scams

INDIANA – Threatening phone calls, fake webpages, and bogus QR codes are among the growing list of tactics used by scammers, and while the methods…

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Attorney General Todd Rokita warns consumers to be aware of romance scams 

INDIANA – Attorney General Todd Rokita urges Indiana consumers to be on the lookout for romance scams approaching the holiday season. “Online dating is a popular route…

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Attorney General Todd Rokita warns Hoosiers to beware of scammers sending texts and emails claiming shipping and delivery issues

INDIANA – Attorney General Todd Rokita is advising Hoosiers to watch for texts and emails informing them of shipping-and-delivery issues with items they supposedly have…

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Washington Police warn about rental scams

WASHINGTON – The Washington Police Department has issued a warning about rental scams. Officials say the department has received several calls about someone trying to…

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New BBB study finds predatory payday loan companies and fraudsters thrive among uneven laws and stolen data

INDIANA – As consumers lost jobs and struggled to make ends meet during the COVID-19 pandemic, many turned to payday loans and other short-term solutions, with…

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The Better Business Bureau issues warning for lottery text scam

NORTHERN INDIANA – The Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Northern Indiana has issued a warning to consumers about a reported text message scam. The scammer poses as…

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BBB releases study on Cryptocurrency scams – Results show crypto is ripe for fraud, financial losses

INDIANA – The Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Indiana released a new scam study today: Cryptocurrency scams: BBB study finds lack of regulation and consumer education results…

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BBB Scam Alert: Tech support scams

INDIANA – A tech support rep calls and offers to fix a computer bug you haven’t even noticed, or a popup warning appears on the…

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BBB Warning: Watch out for romance scams this Valentine’s Day

INDIANA – Online dating and social media have made it easier than ever to meet new people and find dates. Unfortunately, it has made scammers’…

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BBB warning Hoosiers about Instagram scam

INDIANA – Better Business Bureau is warning Hoosiers about an Instagram scam involving a scammer hijacking your Instagram account and requesting you make a video…

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