BBB Scam Alert: Unemployment text messages and fake pet sitters

Bob Sirott

FILE – This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo, shows a call log displayed via an AT&T app on a cellphone in Orlando, Fla. New tools are coming to help fight robocall scams, but don’t expect unwanted calls to disappear. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

Host Lisa Dent, who filled in for Bob Sirott, was joined by Steve Bernas, president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau, to talk about the latest scams: Everything from unemployment text scams to fake online restaurants.

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Bob Sirott
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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)

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