Better Beware!

Series produced by WFHB

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Consumer watchdog segment

Host Richard Fish helps keep listeners a step ahead of scammers and flim-flammers in WFHB's consumer watchdog segment, Better Beware!


233 Pieces

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Duke Energy is warning of Disconnection Scams again.

  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Fake coupons flooding social media and apparently quite a lot of people are deciding to adopt a pet – and trying to do it online.

  • Added: May 20, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Police agencies around the country are reporting a gang of con artists who are working a fraud they call, quote, “far-reaching, complex, and well-o...

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  • Added: May 13, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Here are a couple of ways you can check things out and know what's true and what's just a lot of horse maneuvers.

  • Added: May 06, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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The FBI has taken down hundreds of phony websites, but more show up every day. Here's a quick rundown on the most common scams:

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  • Added: Apr 29, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Staying home all the time can be very stressful, and lots of people feel frustrated, lonely, and afraid.

  • Added: Apr 22, 2020
  • Length: 03:58
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Well, it's April Fool's Day, and if scammers and swindlers had a national holiday, this would be it.

  • Added: Apr 01, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Some of these medicines were even dangerous, giving life to the term "Snake Oil".

  • Added: Mar 18, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Phishing, spelt with a "ph", is a cybercrime on the rise.

  • Added: Feb 19, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Today, you need to be very careful dealing with an award-winning actress named Gwyneth Paltrow.

  • Added: Feb 19, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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Series: Better Beware!
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Deepfakes are synthetic media – deliberately changed or created photos and videos

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  • Added: Jan 29, 2020
  • Length: 03:59
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Beware of free trials found in the google play store.

  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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It is a new year and there are new scams.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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You have a car, right? Well, even if you don't, listen up, because you probably know somebody who does.

  • Added: Jan 08, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
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It's the most wonderful time of the year – for scammers.

  • Added: Dec 31, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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The Federal Trade Commission has issued an urgent warning about the toys you may be buying for your favorite children.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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We’re going to concentrate on things that can help you.

  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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The holidays are here! Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday have all come and gone, and the gift buying season is well underway.

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  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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Triple Trouble this time! Con games are appearing on the internet, on the phone, and in the mail.

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  • Added: Nov 27, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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the Holidays are fast approaching, and chances are you are going to be doing at least some of your shopping on the internet.

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  • Added: Nov 13, 2019
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