Better Business Bureau

mysterious seeds that have arrived in WNY mailboxes
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Mysterious packages of seeds are showing up in mailboxes across Western New York and the country. Agriculture officials in multiple states have issued warnings about unsolicited shipments of foreign seeds. They are believed to be part of a brushing scam, where people...
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Tom Puckett
November 12, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Black Friday ads are already out, and one retail expert says it's become more than a one day affair. "Black Friday has sort of morphed into Black November," says Mary Beth Quirk of Consumer Reports. "The people know they can get deals all month leading up to it, so while Black...
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BBB of WNY
Tom Puckett
October 24, 2017 - 2:42 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The operators of a phony Sabres merchandise website find themselves in the penalty box after the BBB and the NHL get involved to shut the site down. A Buffalo Sabres fan filed a complaint with Better Business Bureau of Upstate New York recently about a website they thought was...
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Tom Puckett
August 31, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) In the City of Good Neighbors, it's almost second nature to want to give to people when disaster strikes. But the Better Business Bureau says before you make that donation, a little vetting will make sure your dollar gets to those who truly need it. "You want to make sure your...
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