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!


216 Pieces

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Correspondent Rich Fish says Fund Drive is a scam! Not ours of course, but some charities just are not legit, or hire top-heavy fundraisers who kee...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2012
  • Length: 04:49
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Correspondent Rich Fish has got "issues" with door-to-door magazine sales and "subscribes" to a federal cooling-off rule that gives you the right t...

  • Added: Sep 26, 2012
  • Length: 04:38
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If you owe someone money, listen up! Correspondent Rich Fish offers tips on dealing with collection agencies. Know your rights after hearing a new ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2012
  • Length: 04:49
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Election season is here, and deception isn't just for politicians anymore. Correspondent Rich Fish looks at scams that capitalize on election rheto...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2012
  • Length: 04:55
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Ring ring who's there? It's a scam! Correspondent Rich Fish tells you how to hang up on phone-based swindles.

  • Added: Aug 29, 2012
  • Length: 05:00
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Correspondent Rich Fish welcomes students to Bloomington with the first segment in a two-part series looking at scams that target the college-bound.

  • Added: Aug 15, 2012
  • Length: 04:51
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A scam alert from a local energy provider debunks a fake government relief program as the record heat wave sends utility bills skyrocketing and cor...

  • Added: Aug 08, 2012
  • Length: 04:43
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Host Rich Fish exposes common advertising shenanigans and explains how YOU can call the bluff by reporting bad ads on a new edition of our consumer...

  • Added: Aug 01, 2012
  • Length: 05:00
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Host Rich Fish puts a burn ban on wildfire relief scams and offers real advice on how to make sure your donation really goes to those in need. That...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2012
  • Length: 04:54
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Host Richard Fish goes websurfing for cybercrime with a list of the FBI's Most Wanted on our weekly watchdog segment, Bloomington Beware!

  • Added: Jul 11, 2012
  • Length: 05:00
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Happy Independence Day! Today is the 236th birthday of the United States, and following long-established American tradition, lots of us are going t...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2012
  • Length: 05:01
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Host Richard Fish crashes your wedding party with a warning about the artificially inflated costs of getting married. If you’re gonna say "I Do" ma...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2012
  • Length: 04:59
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Summer is moving season in Bloomington and correspondent Rich Fish has advice for renters AND homebuyers on how to make sure your money moves with ...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2012
  • Length: 04:36
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Warning: The subject matter in this week’s Bloomington Beware! COULD make you sick – literally! Consumer watchdog Rich Fish exposes recalled food p...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2012
  • Length: 04:40
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If you're planning a summer getaway, make sure you don't get TAKEN. Host watchdog Rich Fish is busting travel scams on a new edition of Bloomington...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2012
  • Length: 04:57
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O-M-G! Host Rich Fish will have you L-O-L over text messaging scams, on Bloomington Beware, our weekly consumer watch dog segment.

  • Added: May 30, 2012
  • Length: 04:59
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Host Rich Fish exposes scams that prey on your vanity. That's on a new edition of Bloomington Beware!

  • Added: May 23, 2012
  • Length: 04:45
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Host Rich Fish debunks the myth of work-at-home jobs exposing that virtually all work-at-home ads are scams. That's on a new edition of Bloomington...

  • Added: May 16, 2012
  • Length: 04:49
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This week's edition of Bloomington Beware! is anything but SWEET as host Rich Fish warns of scams preying on Hoosiers with diabetes.

  • Added: May 09, 2012
  • Length: 04:59
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This week's edition of Bloomington Beware! is really gonna BUG you as host Rich Fish tells you what you need to know about pest control scams.

  • Added: May 02, 2012
  • Length: 04:47