We show 5 matches. These are blogs from our archive for 12/2016

5 Deceptive Scams Small Businesses Should Be Aware Of
5 Deceptive Scams Small Businesses Should Be Aware Of

Posted: 5/6/2015

Small to medium-sized businesses, churches, and nonprofit businesses have been hit hard by unscrupulous scammers perpetrating various scams. Some common schemes that affect small businesses are office supply scams, domain registration plots, fake check tricks, charity cons, and directory listing scams. Business Consumer Alliance urges businesses and their employees to be on the lookout for scams and offers some identifying warning signs that can help you avoid them....Read more

Tags: scams, business tips, consumer tips

Help for Consumers Harmed by Coalicion Latinoamericana Internacional Immigration Scam

Posted: 12/27/2016

Help for Consumers Harmed by Coalicion Latinoamericana Internacional Immigration Scam

On December 12, 2016, Oswaldo Rafael Cabrera, the owner of the company Coalicion Latinoamericana Internacional, was arrested. He faces felony charges filed by the California Attorney General for allegedly defrauding migrant clients....Read more

Tags: immigration, fraudulent business, attorney

Last Chance to Apply for Making Home Affordable Programs

Posted: 12/21/2016

Last Chance to Apply for Making Home Affordable Programs

Struggling homeowners may qualify for help under federal Making Home Affordable programs, but the deadline to apply is fast approaching. The last day to apply for assistance is December 30, 2016. If you’re behind on payments and need assistance, you may qualify for this program that can help save your home....Read more

Tags: foreclosure relief, Making Home Affordable Program

Employee Spotlight: December 2016

Posted: 12/9/2016

Employee Spotlight: December 2016

Business Consumer Alliance's Employee of the Month for December is Greg Cummings. Greg is one of our retention representatives. Get to know Greg and find out about his many hobbies and interests by reading our Employee Spotlight piece!...Read more

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Protect Your Home Devices from Cyber Attacks with a Simple Task

Posted: 12/5/2016

Protect Your Home Devices from Cyber Attacks with a Simple Task

In today’s world, security breaches and cyber attacks have become commonplace occurrences, with a new story seeming to pop up all the time. Recently popular websites such as Twitter, Paypal, Spotify, Reddit, New York Times, CNN, Mashable and more were shut down by cyber criminals who launched an attack on an Internet Infrastructure company in New Hampshire named Dyn that counts these companies as customers....Read more

Tags: internet of things, security, password

Happy Holidays to Our Members

Posted: 12/2/2016

Happy Holidays to Our Members

As we prepare for the holiday festivities, we think about all of the things we are grateful for. Our relationship with you is one thing we treasure and we thank you for giving us the opportunity to help your business grow....Read more

Tags: Happy Holidays