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Auburn FedEx email scam averted but many more to be alert for

When Auburn resident Glen Cleveland checked his emails recently, one immediately stood out. The official-sounding “FedEx undeliverable parcel notification” stated Clev ...

IRS, BBB warn of tax-related crime

Tax season is officially underway, and as millions of Californians begin to file returns, the Internal Revenue Service and organizations such as the Better Business Bureau encourag ...

Better Business Bureau warns of military-related scams

Veterans Day is a time to celebrate and pay respect to both former and current members of the United States military. However, according to the Better Business Bureau serving Nort ...

Woman does not fall for phone scam

Anne Siacotos, 79, had a bad feeling when the person on the other end of the phone began asking for information such as her Social Security and checking account numbers. The hea ...

Better Business Bureau warns consumers about ransomware

  The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers that it's receiving increased reports of ransomware, a form of malware that locks consumers out of their computers and r ...

Election-themed scam warning from Better Business Bureau

AUBURN CA - Election season is moving into high gear and so are election-related scams, according to the Better Business Bureau. While the Placer County Sheriff’s Office hasn’t ...