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College-Aged Adults Largest Group Of ID Theft Victims

As the fall semester begins for colleges and universities, the Better Business Bureau has issued a warning for a certain age group of adults who are vulnerable of being a target for identity theft.

08/28/2013

Joe Guerrero shows his ducts (credit: CBS)

Finest Duct Cleaning Ordered To Halt Business Amid Investigation

The Finest Duct Cleaning Inc. has been getting complaints from customers, and on Friday was ordered to stop doing business.

06/23/2013

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Don’t Fall For Boston Bombing Donation Scams

It seems to happen after disasters or a tragic event- scammers prey on people looking to do a good thing by donating to a particular cause.

05/03/2013

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Coloradans Becoming Popular Targets For Magazine Scams

Many Coloradoans have been billed hundreds of dollars for publications they never signed up for. 4 On Your Side Money Saver Suzanne McCarroll talked to victims who say the endless harassment from bill collectors can get hostile.

03/19/2013

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Consumer Protection Week Focuses On Identity Theft

As technology evolves, so do the criminals who use it. One area being highlighted this week is the ever-changing crime of identity theft. One problem is there are so many different forms.

03/06/2013

Consumer Investigator Jodi Brooks talks with Jay Bishop, owner of Imperial Cleaning. (credit: CBS)

BBB Study Finds Bad Advertising In Air Duct Cleaning Industry

The Denver/Boulder Better Business Bureau finds faulty advertising among air duct cleaners.

02/27/2013

A pickup getting towed in the Central Colfax Corridor area (credit: CBS)

Complaints Against Colorado Towing Companies On The Rise

Consumer complaints against Colorado towing companies are on the rise, and have been so for the last several years, with an outcry over what many consumers call predatory or aggressive towing.

02/18/2013

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Debt Scammers Use Scare Tactics To Swindle People Out Of Money

A debt collection scam uses scare tactics in an attempt to swindle people out of money. Now the Better Business Bureau and Denver’s District Attorney are warning about threatening callers.

01/31/2013

Josh Rodriguez talks with CBS4's Ty Brennan (credit: CBS)

Fundraising Company Doesn’t Deliver To Loveland Wrestling Team

A youth wrestling team trying to raise money lost it instead when a fundraising program turned out to be a fraud.

12/28/2012

A New England Patriots fan shows support for the 26 victims of the mass shooting that took place at Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Conn., at Gillette Stadium on Dec. 16, 2012, in Foxboro, Mass. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Scammers Waste No Time After Connecticut Tragedy

As Newtown, Conn. begins the long process of recovering from this nation’s latest massacre, criminals are trying to capitalize on sympathies of those who want to help.

12/18/2012

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