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Need help with immigration issues? Be wary of scammers posing as lawyers

Whether it’s “notarios” who pass themselves off as lawyers or other scammers, predators are always looking to take advantage of immigrants and their community.


AG Yost sues Dollar General and Family Dollar over deceptive pricing

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is taking Dollar General and Family Dollar to court for allegedly advertising goods for one price on shelves and charging a higher price at the register.


Tips to avoid scams when selling online

When selling products or services online – either through popular auction sites or online stores – scammers may be eager to respond. Learn how to spot a scammer so you don’t wind up losing money.


Smart tips to prepare for winter

As temperatures fall and energy rates rise, Ohioans may wonder how to keep heating costs low, including where to turn for assistance. Read more about making safe and smart choices when heating your home this winter.