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!


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Do you own a cell phone?

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  • Added: Oct 09, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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How do you know what fake news is fake?

  • Added: Oct 02, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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Defenestration – ever hear that word?

  • Added: Sep 30, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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Do you have an Android Phone with the CamScanner app?

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  • Added: Sep 18, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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Women tend to be charged more for car repairs -- but not always. It's actually pretty easy to level the playing field and avoid the sexism that's a...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jan 25, 2017
  • Length: 03:58
  • Purchases: 1
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This internet menace has suddenly become a much greater danger for everyone. Here's the latest info and ways to find out more. This one is urgent!

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  • Added: Jan 18, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
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Three major retailers have been found selling Aloe Vera gel that contains no aloe vera, and there are other examples of fraud in production and lab...

  • Added: Dec 14, 2016
  • Length: 04:03
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Tiny spy-cams are everywhere these days; some are legal and some are not. How can you know when you're being watched? Here's a wake-up call on a mo...

  • Added: Nov 30, 2016
  • Length: 04:04
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Misinformation and DISinformation have become a huge problem worldwide, especially when they go viral on social media. Here's how to recognize the ...

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  • Added: Nov 16, 2016
  • Length: 04:04
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Election-related scams are way, way up this year - - here's how to stay safe, at least until you vote. And there's some good news about a mega-frau...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2016
  • Length: 04:03
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Over six billion things are now connected to the internet, and they can be used by hackers to crash the net unless their owners change the password...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2016
  • Length: 04:04
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Here's pure food for thought: how do you find out what the truth is? Protecting yourself from scams, buying things, hiring people, spending money -...

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  • Added: Oct 19, 2016
  • Length: 04:04
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These days, scammers are running wild and here's a tipoff on two of the current hot potatoes, plus some good news about a massive bust on the famil...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2016
  • Length: 04:05
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The massive Yahoo hack, a "Blessing Scam" in New York, and a new way to steal Gift Cards are all in the news right now, and here's the lowdown.

  • Added: Oct 05, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
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Persuasion scams try to get you to believe something that apparently has nothing to do with money...until the persuader rips you off. Here's how to...

  • Added: Sep 28, 2016
  • Length: 04:05
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There aren't very many kinds of scams -- just endless variations on a few themes. Here's a true classic, the "Spanish Prisoner Game" -- which has n...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2016
  • Length: 04:04
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Bizarre and intriguing pictures and headlines are all over the internet, and they're making money by stealing your time. Be aware, and beware!

  • Added: Sep 14, 2016
  • Length: 31:03
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Hacking has reached "epidemic proportions" and it's getting worse. Here are the best current ways to protect yourself, because the professionals ca...

  • Added: Sep 07, 2016
  • Length: 04:08
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Android phones urgently need to update their software to patch a huge hole that's just been discovered, and Instagram users need to watch out for s...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
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Here's how to handle unwanted calls and identify probable scammers with Caller-ID. And now there's good news about those d*** robocalls!

  • Added: Aug 24, 2016
  • Length: 04:00