Don’t fall prey to a puppy scam!

Who doesn’t love puppies? They’re so cute and lovable. Just the word puppy inspires an emotional reaction in a lot of people–and if there’s one thing  scammers are good at, it’s playing on people’s emotions. Your BBB recently heard from a Corpus Christi woman who got scammed out of $200 while trying to buy a Yorkie…

Don’t let puppy love blind you from online scammers

Better Business Bureaus warns consumers about scams targeting unsuspecting puppy buyers Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin warns dog lovers to be cautious when responding to online or newspaper classified advertising. Commonly, a scammer—posing as a breeder—will place an ad offering free or inexpensive puppies. Communicating solely through emails,…