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Posted: 05/20/2007 - An Air Force captain preparing to deploy to Iraq is plagued with continuous flooding in his basement until a local non-profit steps in to help.

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Doctors Want Tougher Regulations

Posted: 05/17/2007 - These days you can walk into some clinics or spas and an hour later... have facial lines filled in or hair removed by a laser. But now... a big debate is raging in the medical and cosmetic community about who's overseeing those procedures.

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Social Security Scam

Updated: 05/15/2007 - Beware. Crooks have targeted Southern Colorado. They're calling senior citizens... trying to scare them.

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Costa Rica Scam

Posted: 04/12/2007 - A crook thought he could pull a fast one on a senior living in Simla, Colorado. Little did he know he'd wind up talking to the town's police chief.

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American Veterans Coalition

Updated: 04/09/2007 - Beware. A charity claiming to help war veterans is actually giving most of its money to telemarketers. A Colorado Springs woman was alarmed after receiving a call from the American Veterans Coalition.

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Home Inventory Made Easy

Posted: 04/05/2007 - No one knows when disaster will strike. Just ask the folks in Holly, Colorado who have endured a blizzard and a tornado in the span of a few months. One of the most difficult tasks... producing a list of lost belongings for your insurance company. But now there's an easy and free way to take a home inventory.

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The DeLotto Switzerland Sweepstakes Scam

Updated: 03/21/2007 - The crooks are on overdrive... aiming to hit every mailbox in town. Their letter claims you've won thousands in a major sweepstakes, but it's all a con.

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Las Vegas Offer

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Cash Distribution Reporting Agency's letter is misleading.

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Beware Of Overseas Teaching Jobs

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Taking a job overseas to teach English as a second language... sounds exciting... even glamorous. But beware... some schools are really sweatshops. A Colorado Springs man explored a job offer... after hearing from a recruiter via the internet.

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$500 Shopping Spree

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Beware when you get that knock at your door. It may be someone looking for a way around the Colorado No Call List. KKTV's Betty Sexton found a local company... pitching a shopping spree. But now, it's changing the way it does business.

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Storesonline

Posted: 03/06/2007 - A few weeks ago the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado asked us to warn you about a Utah company. It's been in town promoting its' e-services to would-be business owners.

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eProfits

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Beware of companies claiming you'll make thousands by setting up your own website and selling products on Ebay. A couple from Divide says they were misled.

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Excel Investment Lotto Letter

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Don't go on that spending spree yet. Another congratulation letter is making the rounds. This one claims you've won close to a hundred thousand bucks... and comes with a much smaller but enticing... 37-hundred dollar check. Here's how to spot the warning signs.

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Extreme Sale

Posted: 03/06/2007 - If you're a senior or you have a senior relative... you'll be alarmed by this Call For Action report. An overzealous sales rep went too far... pitching a high-priced cleaning system. Here's a look at what some people will do.

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My Space.com Scam

Posted: 03/06/2007 - One of the most popular websites for meeting friends and hooking up with the opposite sex... can also be a springboard for crooks. Learn what one woman encountered on ... myspace.com.

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Dial N for Nightmare

Posted: 03/06/2007 - When your telephone rings because someone's mis-dialed... it can be annoying. But imagine that happening several times a night... every day of the week. That was a Pueblo woman's dilemna... till she made a Call For Action.

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Canadian Lotto Scam

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Now that the holidays are right around the corner... the crooks are working overtime to try to snatch your cash. District Attorney John Newsome has been investigating this one.

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Advance Fee Loan Scam

Posted: 03/06/2007 - This is the time of year when a lot of folks take out loans, to help pay off holiday debt. But as one Colorado Springs man learned the hard way, you should always know who you're dealing with.

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Blizzard Towing Blues

Posted: 03/06/2007 - If your car ever gets stuck in the snow and winds up towed... know how to track it down. A college student found... having conflicting information almost cost her hundreds of dollars.

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Tackling Icy Streets

Posted: 03/06/2007 - It's one of the most troublesome things about wintertime... navigating big patches of ice on the streets. You can try being careful... but a Colorado Springs man made a Call for Action... after enduring his icy mess for 30-plus years.

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Renter's Insurance is Vital

Posted: 03/06/2007 - If you live in a rental... you might think your landlord's insurance covers you in case of a fire, but that's not true. It only covers the building, not your personal belongings. If you rent... you should have renter's insurance.

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Hit Man Email

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Imagine getting an email that says... someone's been paid to kill you. It's the latest scam circulating, but there's really no reason to be alarmed

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Final Notice

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Scores of people all over town are finding notices... left on their front door. Only this one isn't from the post office or any delivery service. In fact it's kind of mysterious.

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H&R Block Emerald Prepaid Master Card

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Imagine walking out the door of a tax preparation service... armed with your refund. H&R Block's offering a debit card which can be used like cash.... within hours of filing your return. But be aware... a Colorado Springs woman encountered a problem using her card.

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