SHREVEPORT, La. - As a homeowner, there will likely come a time when you’ll have to consider the question: should I repair that window, or is it time to have it replaced? There are advantages to both, but there are a few key things to look for that may make replacement necessary, instead of …

Summer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends and family over for a barbecue but it also means you’ll probably see some unexpected guests as well those pesky bugs and insects. While you can always cover yourself and your guests in bug spray, you could take a more natural app…

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is urging consumers to remove the latch or lock on all "Cavalier" brand cedar chests immediately. The chest's lid locks automatically when the lid is closed, presenting a serious danger to children. Three children have suffocate…

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Warm weather is arriving across the United States, and consumers are heading outside to do yard work, perform outdoor home repairs and to play and exercise. While you practice safe social distancing and other COVID-19 precautions to protect those you love, CPSC urges you t…

BOSSIER CITY, La. - It’s an unfortunate reality when an emergency or crisis situation occurs, there are scam artists and malicious actors who will exploit worldwide anxiety over the COVID-19 Coronavirus in order to conduct a variety of scams.

The Better Business Bureau is warning basketball fans everywhere to not let their mourning cloud their judgment. The tragic death of Kobe Bryant is likely to generate scams exploiting fans’ eagerness for information and memorabilia. BBB has seen this happen numerous times in the past when ce…

SHREVEPORT, La. - The Better Business Bureau is accepting nominations for the 12th Annual Texarkana Torch Awards for 2020.  Businesses will be recognized in four categories – Integrity Category (businesses who maintain a solid commitment to business practices and integrity); Customer Commitm…

Robocalls are being classified as an annoying epidemic for both consumers and businesses. So much so that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) changed its rules on blocking unwanted calls and creative, tech-savvy individuals are coming up with ways to block the onslaught of calls that…

SHREVEPORT, La. - Following every major flood, scam artists try to pawn off flooded vehicles as standard secondhand cars, even in areas that didn't flood. In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, flood-damaged vehicles will be popping up at auto auctions across the country, used car dealerships…

SHREVEPORT, La. - A network of scammers is using Expedia Group’s name to take consumers for thousands of dollars, according to the Better Business Bureau. Better Business Bureau serving the Northwest and Pacific has received several reports in just the past several days from consumers who’ve…

SHREVEPORT, La - Interior painting is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to change the look of your home. Outside, it’s not that cheap or easy – think thousands versus hundreds. You also have other things to consider: Will you spray or roll? What happens if someone gets hurt or damages the…

If you grow your own food, you're more likely to become healthier. Shreveport Green and AmeriCorps members took a trip to Werner Park Elementary School in Shreveport to plant seeds in their garden that are expected to bloom into the necessary ingredients for pizza.