Millennial More Likely to be Scammed Than Baby Boomers, Study SaysSenior citizens are more cautious while shopping while many millennials suffer from "optimism bias" and impulse shop.
Family Duped by Internet Puppy ScamA Fort Leonard Wood family recently wired $4,000 to Minnesota in hopes of getting a baby bulldog for their child.
BBB Issues Warning About Veterans CharityKirkwood based Precision Perfomance Marketing often uses sweepstakes to raise money, mostly for itself.
Total Information AM: Winter Wonderland Lights, Letters From Santa, Online ShoppingListen in to this edition of Total Information AM with Brian Kelly and Maria Keena. The Christmas season can be hectic, so why not take some time and enjoy the Christmas atmosphere. St. Louis County Parks' Operations Manager, Brian Schaefer, joins the program to talk about the beautiful Christmas light displays in Tilles Park this year. Imagine the feeling of Santa writing back to your child, president of Friends of the Kirkwood Library, makes that happen. Later in the show, President and CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Eastern Missouri, Michelle Corey, talks to Brian and Maria about safe ways to shop online for your gifts.
BBB: Baseball Trainer Took the Money & Ran Agency warning parents of young ballplayers to be wary of Eric Schifferdecker of Chesterfield.
Total Information PM - Wednesday, January 5thJim Barry brings us the news from the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show, Michelle Corey shares her advice to keep your money when renewing your gym membership, and KMOX's Phil Brooks discusses the opening day events for the Missouri State Legislature.