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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Host Rich Fish kicks off our annual Tax Time series with a look at tax prep scams and the legal but outrageous ripoff known as the Refund Anticipat...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2013
  • Length: 04:59
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Knock knock. Who’s there? Rip off. Rip off who? Rip off YOU! Knock-knock jokes are still around, and so are knock-knock swindlers. They could b...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2013
  • Length: 04:52
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Are you buying a house, or selling one? Or are you worried about losing the one you’ve got? We herald the arrival of homebuying season with a look ...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2013
  • Length: 05:00
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If you think happiness comes in a pill, think again! Some dietary supplements do nothing but eat your money, but others are downright dangerous. Fi...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2013
  • Length: 05:00
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Correspondent Rich Fish shares the story of a WFHB listener who got a solicitation posing as a government mailing and decided to do something about...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2013
  • Length: 04:22
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Correspondent Rich Fish exposes a travel scam circulating through local mailboxes promising free airline tickets if you call right now. We'll tell ...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2013
  • Length: 04:59
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In the final installment of a four-part series on timeless con games, Correspondent Rich Fish looks at scams that require a team effort like the Sm...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2013
  • Length: 04:34
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In the third of a four-part series on timeless con games, Correspondent Rich Fish debunks the Gold Brick Scam cons that try to convince you that so...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2013
  • Length: 04:42
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In the second of a four-part series on timeless con games Correspondent Rich Fish explores the Persuasion Scam cons that try to convince you that s...

  • Added: Jan 09, 2013
  • Length: 04:45
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In the first of a four-part series on timeless con games, Correspondent Rich Fish searches for the Spanish Prisoner.

  • Added: Jan 08, 2013
  • Length: 04:59
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Are you resolving to lose weight this new year? If you're looking at joining a gym or fitness club, correspondent Rich Fish says you need to flex s...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2012
  • Length: 04:46
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Did you know the average charity receives 41% of their annual donations in December? Correspondent Rich Fish concludes our annual holiday series wi...

  • Added: Dec 21, 2012
  • Length: 05:01
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Host Rich Fish continues our annual holiday series with a look at the most popular gift request this holiday season - gift cards! But sometimes a g...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2012
  • Length: 05:01
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Host Rich Fish continues our annual holiday series with a look at holiday gift return policies and return fraud. That's on a new edition of our con...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2012
  • Length: 04:59
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Correspondent Rich Fish kicks off our annual holiday series with a look at the do's and don'ts of cybershopping.

  • Added: Nov 28, 2012
  • Length: 05:00
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Host Rich Fish tells you what you need to know about Green Dot MoneyPak, a popular new way to pay bills and recharge prepaid debit cards. But when ...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 04:37
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A holiday edition of our consumer watchdog segment Bloomington Beware! debunks the myth of Halloween candy tampering and gives you a good scare on ...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2012
  • Length: 04:51
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Host Rich Fish says enrollment is open right now for Medicare Part D and that means it's open season on Medicare scams according to the Indiana Sen...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2012
  • Length: 05:00
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Wanna buy some drugs? Correspondent Rich Fish prescribes caution when shopping for pharmaceuticals on the Internet. We'll tell you what you need to...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2012
  • Length: 05:00
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Host Rich Fish rocks the vote with a scam alert about phone calls purporting to offer over-the-phone voting. We'll give you the real deal on how, w...

  • Added: Oct 10, 2012
  • Length: 05:00