Tips & Topics of the Week: August 12, 2011

  • BBB issued a press release yesterday morning about copper thieves wreaking havoc on homes and businesses, dismantling air conditioning units, plumbing and more in hopes of getting scrap to sell. BBB offered helpful tips for consumers to protect themselves.
  • Is bulk buying really better for your budget? Here are five common but mistaken assumptions about bargains — plus tips for avoiding getting fooled into paying too much.
  • Are you looking for a day care for your child? Here are some helpful tips on selecting the right day care that best fits your child’s needs.