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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

$100 Wal-Mart/Target Scam Targets Seniors

Posted: 3/1/2016

$100 Wal-Mart/Target Scam Targets Seniors

BCA recently received a complaint from a senior citizen who received a postcard offering a savings reward to be used at popular retail stores. The postcard claimed a reward for $100 in savings was being held for the recipient, good at “Wal-Mart, Target and many more”. The notice urged the recipient to call a phone number to claim the prize....Read more

Tags: scam, retail, seniors