Police Warn of UO Athlete Magazine Scam

EUGENE, Ore. — A familiar scam has emerged in Eugene with a new twist. The University of Oregon Police Department says people are selling fraudulent magazine subscriptions but that’s not the only lie. Community members also reported that these salespeople are claiming to be UO athletes. One particular seller is claiming they are a member … Continue reading »

Oregon Businesses Receive Scam Mailing

EUGENE, Ore. — Some Oregon businesses have received a mailing that the state warns is a scam. Secretary of State Kate Brown says a number of businesses have reported receiving a invoice entitled, “Compliance Filings Center — Annual Minutes Compliance Notice.” It asks for you to send a “Certificate of Minutes” preparation fee of $150 … Continue reading »

BBB Receives Magazine Mailing Complaints

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. — The Better Business Bureau is warning about a Northwest-based company that’s been sending questionable magazine subscription billings and renewal notices to people all over the country. Some of the subscriptions were never ordered or were already prepaid directly to the publishers, the BBB said. BBB says it received 130 complaints since … Continue reading »

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