AARP Nebraska Warns Consumers and Offers Tips to Avoid Christmas Shopping Scams

Specifically for AARP Nebraska The holidays are a time of togetherness, celebration and giving. Unfortunately, scammers take advantage of the season to give themselves gifts by stealing your money. “We urge everyone to serve their holiday cheer with some skepticism to protect themselves from sophisticated scammers,” advises Todd Stubbendieck, state director of AARP Nebraska. “It’s … Read more

New research would make clearing roads in Iowa safer during a snowstorm

New research and technology could help guide Iowa snowplow drivers in white-out conditions and warn them of obstacles, improve driver safety, and keep roads open in low visibility conditions. The Iowa Department of Transportation is working with Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation to develop a system that will allow its employees to “see” better … Read more

Google’s lawsuit settlement should help protect consumers in Oklahoma < Oklahoma

Oklahoma joined 39 other states in winning the largest multi-state privacy lawsuit settlement in US history, a development that would help protect consumer rights nationwide. Attorneys General won a $391.5 million settlement with Google. Oklahoma’s share of this is $6.84 million. States claimed that Google services on Android and iPhone devices saved users’ location data … Read more