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How to avoid back-to-school shopping scams for tech supplies

Wisconsin Consumer Protection says many shoppers are getting duped by clickbait scams online by sharing sensitive payment information for products that don't exist.

When it comes to things like laptops, tablets, headphones, and other gadgets, Consumer Protection encourages you to stick to retailers and avoid places like Facebook marketplace or Craiglist.

Call for Action helps with 'nightmare' living room set

Julia Culles said it was a nightmare trying to get a living room set from Bob's Discount Furniture.

Julia called the Better Business Bureau and even reached out for advice on a Facebook group. That's when she Called for Action, getting ahold of our volunteers to work on her behalf.