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Bloomington Beware! – Telephone Danger

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The telephone is now the most popular way for scammers to find you. Here are the biggest scams, and how to hang up on ‘em.

Bloomington Beware! – Microsoft Scams

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Nineteenth-century technology can trump Twenty-first-century tech if you let a telephone caller convince you he’s working for Microsoft. It could cost you thousands!

Bloomington Beware! – Homeless Phone Scam

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Scammers have reached a new low, by victimizing the neediest people – the homeless. So far, this frightening scheme is apparently NOT illegal — so it’s up to you to help spread the warning.

Bloomington Beware! – Fort Wayne Scam

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Your business is the Best! An outfit peddling meaningless “Best Of Your Town” certificates to small businesses has been outed by the Better Business Bureau; starting in Fort Wayne, the scam is spreading around the state.

Bloomington Beware! – Bad Numbers

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Phony charges, in relatively small amounts, can show up on your credit card or telephone bills. Here’s the info on two current schemes, and a warning to check out everything, every time.

Bloomington Beware! – New Email Scams

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Emails that DON’T come from PayPal, or a Funeral Home, are the latest creative ways scammers are trying to keep you from hitting the “delete” key. If they weren’t so dangerous, they’d be pretty funny!

Bloomington Beware! – Top Ten Scams: Part 2

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Our weekly consumer watchdog segment Bloomington Beware!

Bloomington Beware! – Top Ten Scams: Part 1

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Our weekly consumer watchdog segment Bloomington Beware!

Bloomington Beware! – Student Financial Aid Scams

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Bloomington Beware! – More Targets!

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

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