Kelvin Collins

Your Money: Gifting Clubs are pyramid schemes

BBBs are again detecting a rise in gifting clubs, groups that manage to convince newcomers that they will receive thousands of dollars if they... Read more

Scams link to real sites as malware downloads

Keep on the lookout for an e-mail scam that pretends to be a “community safety” alert. It looks like a warning for parents about a child predator... Read more

Reverse mortgages best if you plan to stay in home

If you have been within earshot of a television or radio in the last few years, then you have no doubt heard about reverse mortgages. While the... Read more

How to respond to data breaches

Tens of millions of Americans could be victims of the latest corporate data breach, this one at Anthem Insurance.

Hackers apparently stole... Read more

Your Money: Choose contractor with care

Believe it or not, spring will be here before long. This is a time when many people’s fancies turn to home improvement!

Whether you are... Read more

Don't be bullied into falling for 'IRS' scam...

As we start gearing up for the busy tax season, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) is again warning consumers about a phone scam that is demanding... Read more

Resolve to spend wisely in 2015

While making your New Year’s resolutions, did you include goals on budgeting and spending wisely?

The Better Business Bureau encourages... Read more

Know store's refund, exchange policies before making purchase...

Did you know that refund and exchange policies are not required by law? In fact, retailers offer refund policies as a voluntary practice. There... Read more

Your Money: Before you donate, find information about charity

Charities received more than $335 billion in donations in 2013, with the majority coming from private individuals. Americans are generous people,... Read more

Don't fall victim to fake debt collectors ...

With recent actions by federal prosecutors against rogue debt collection companies, many consumers are even more suspicious of those calls asking... Read more