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  • Thursday , Feb 1 , 2018

Are You Frying a Turkey?

Each year numerous injuries and fires occur as a result of unsafe cooking practices.  Frying a turkey can be very dangerous and should be done under very controlled conditions.   

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Alert: Alarming rise in fraudulent online pet ads

Alert: Alarming rise in fraudulent online pet ads

We've talked about pet scams before and what you need to look out for.

Now the Better Business Bureau is issuing a warning. In fact, the BBB says the majority of ads claiming to have a pet for sale are scams.

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Beware of apps that pay

Beware of apps that pay

"I've earned almost $4,000 in the last few years,” Nicole Luboff boasted.

That’s not bad, considering she earned it all just by clicking on surveys or shopping on one of her favorite Apps. But she didn't earn cash exactly. She earned something called Swagbucks.

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Consumer Alert: Beware of barcode fraud

Consumer Alert: Beware of barcode fraud

Phoenix is pretty hot when it comes to professional sporting events. Not only do we have four major sports teams, but there are also big ticket artists and other events that are always going on. But if you want to attend one of these venues and you're buying tickets from a third party, be careful.

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Spooky Truths Regarding Halloween Safety On and Off the Road

Spooky Truths Regarding Halloween Safety On and Off the Road

Kids love the magic of Halloween: Trick-or-treating, classroom parties and trips to a neighborhood haunted house.

But for moms and dads, often there is a fine line between Halloween fun and safety concerns, especially when it comes to road and pedestrian safety.

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Smart step if you're panicked about Equifax breach

Smart step if you're panicked about Equifax breach

The Equifax security breach impacted about 143 million consumers. You're likely one of them, and you're probably a little scared, so how can you avoid falling prey to identity thieves?

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Know your rights when car wash damages your vehicle

Know your rights when car wash damages your vehicle

Your car is dirty, you decide to take it to a car wash, but it comes out looking a lot different than you expect. It's damaged. What do you do?

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PCSO: Scam Alert

PCSO: Scam Alert

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office wants to let the community know of a scam impacting people in the county.

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SRP Business, Residential Customers Urged to be on Alert

SRP Business, Residential Customers Urged to be on Alert

Salt River Project customers have been targeted by phone scammers who fraudulently demanded money for an electricity payment.

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ALERT: Counterfeit Money Circulating

ALERT: Counterfeit Money Circulating

The Mesa Police Department is reminding people to check their cash when conducting transactions.

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PSA Warning about Downloading Malware

PSA Warning about Downloading Malware

In a new PSA, Attorney General Brnovich is warning consumers to protect their personal information and be aware that hackers are using “pirate websites” to illegally distribute copyrighted content and infect computers. Dangerous malware can lead to identity theft and financial harm.

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Back to School Safety

Back to School Safety

Now that school is back in session, here are some safety tips to help keep everyone safe. Working together we can keep San Tan Valley safe.

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August is Drowning Awareness Month

August is Drowning Awareness Month

No one expects it to happen on a sunny Saturday during a family bar-b-q or gathering. However, August is among a few short months when Arizona sees a tragic increase in backyard drownings and near drownings.

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SCAM ALERT: Avoid Monsoon Storm-Related Home Repair Fraud

SCAM ALERT: Avoid Monsoon Storm-Related Home Repair Fraud

Heavy rain, strong winds, and microbursts from monsoon storms can wreak havoc on homes and yards during this time of year. Attorney General Mark Brnovich is warning Arizonans to be wary of unsolicited contractors coming to homes and offering help with repairs or cleanup related to monsoon storms.

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Is your yard ready for the next BIG monsoon

Is your yard ready for the next BIG monsoon

Record-breaking summer heat.

"When it starts to get hot, that's when trees start to explode with new growth," said Clayton Sherwood, an arborist with Phoenix Trim-a-Tree.

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Intricate Facebook scams continue to find victims

Intricate Facebook scams continue to find victims

Scams cost consumers roughly $50 billion each year. The most frequently reported scams are delivered by phone. But here we have an in-depth look at one scam using the world's most popular social network.

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LIST: 13 summer life hacks

LIST: 13 summer life hacks

The summer months are no joke in Arizona, which is why we've compiled a list of summer life hacks that will keep you safe and cool during those scorching days.

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Monsoon Madness

Monsoon Madness

A break in the summer sun and soaring temperatures give way to monsoon clouds on around the valley. Beginning in the middle of June and stretching into September, Arizona’s monsoon season can bring wild changes in the weather. What begins as a nice warm day in the morning can turn into dangerous blowing dust, lighting and flash flooding.

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The Plight of Dogs During Arizona Summer

You can see the heat waves rising off the asphalt, you can feel the heat from it as you cross the parking lot. Now imagine that as a dog, stray in the oppressive summer heat, you have to move barefoot through that parking lot to search for food, water or just some shade. At a surface temperature of 140 degrees, which is not uncommon, a dog’s feet will burn, blister and bleed in a few dozen steps.

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PSA: Pool Safety

PSA: Pool Safety

An afternoon spent at a swimming pool is a great way to enjoy time with the family, especially for energetic children.

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