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Better Beware!

Consumer watchdog series exposing scams in south central Indiana
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Bloomington Beware! – Student Financial Aid Scams

Our weekly consumer watchdog segment Bloomington Beware!

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Bloomington Beware! – More Targets!

Our weekly consumer watchdog segment Bloomington Beware! discusses department store cyber-security.

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Bloomington Beware! – On Target

Consumer watchdog Richard Fish exposes scams in south central Indiana.

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Bloomington Beware! – Holiday Shopping

Whether you’re shopping with pen and checkbook, or mouse and keyboard, there are lots of ways to get ripped off during the holidays, if you don’t know how to protect yourself…and your loved ones.

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Bloomington Beware! – Suburban Legends

Checking out at a big store, especially when it’s crowded and you’re in a hurry, requires your full attention – but here’s one well-known danger you don’t have to worry about.

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Bloomington Beware! – Philippines Disaster Relief Scams

Super-typhoon Haiyan has devastated the Philippines, and once again, thieves are trying to steal disaster-relief donations. Here’s how to make sure help actually goes to the people who need it so badly.

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Bloomington Beware! – Healthcare Scams

There’s been a lot of confusion as the Affordable Care Act kicks in, and a WHOLE lot of scams. Here’s what you need to know, and here’s how to spot the fraudsters.

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Bloomington Beware! – Minority Scams

Ethnic minorities are far more likely to be victimized by scams and swindles; the numbers will surprise you. But there is help, and here’s what you can do about it.

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Bloomington Beware! – Halloween

The 75th Anniversary of Orson Welles’ “War Of The Worlds” broadcast is a good time to remember that there are lots of Halloween stories which aren’t true…but there are some dangers you should watch out for.

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Daily Local News – October 30, 2013

Trick-or-treat hours in Bloomington have been postponed to Friday, due to severe weather concerns on Halloween night; Last week Indiana State Superintendent Glenda Ritz announced she is suing all ten members of the Indiana State Board of Education for allegedly violating Indiana’s ‘Open Door’ law; On October 24th, the Bloomington Board of Zoning Appeals gave permission for a company to …

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