With the holiday season quickly approaching, scammers are becoming more active. It is vital that consumers beware of scams and remain vigilant.
The U.S. military is one of the world’s best equipped militaries. However, service members nationwide have suffered damages after using ear protection bought from 3M.
Kelly and Ferraro attorney Brian Schall discussed this case and the legal steps being taken to benefit current service members and affected veterans on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading
Scammers tend to ramp up their activity around the holidays. Cleveland Better Business Bureau President Sue McConnell educated and informed listeners about some of the scams that are currently finding victims on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading
Energy production is a hot topic in Ohio due to legislation being passed and the jobs that it affects. Ohio Consumers Counsel Senior Outreach and Education Program Specialist Andrew Tinkham appeared on AWF Union Podcast to discuss this legislation and how people can save power at home. Continue reading
Cleveland Better Business Bureau President Sue McConnell discussed various online and in-person scams consumers should be vigilant about on the Sept. 14 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans have struggled to make ends meet and have been forced to choose which bills are most important for them to pay. Continue reading
Kelley and Ferraro attorney Brian Kelley discussed asbestos exposure settlement cases when he appeared on America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on Aug. 6. Continue reading
As Americans are growing restless with lockdown requirements, Sue McConnell, President of the Cleveland Better Business Bureau warned America’s Work Force Radio Podcast listeners of some summertime scams. Continue reading
Dan Doron from the Ohio Consumer’s Counsel was one of two featured guests on America’s Work Force Radio.
The first guest on the show was Dan Doron and he discussed possible scams that people could fall for involving their utility providers. Doron talks about scammers targeting older individuals, more creative scams that are being pulled on people, how to spot a scammer, and what to do if you happen to fall for a scam. He also discusses do not call lists, and the importance of reporting a scam if you do fall for one. Just because you fell for a scam does not mean someone else should too; report it so that people can learn from your mistakes. To end his time on the show, Doron talked about “vampire power”, and different ways on how to save nearly $100 on your electricity a year!
Our second guest on the show was Fred Ross from IBEW 1245, and he talked about maintaining a strong relationship and open communication with members of your union. He talked about how staying transparent with your union will help maintain trust throughout the union, making sure everyone’s voices are heard, constantly improving your union, recruiting campaigns, the union difference, and how to keep members in the union, lowering the rate of people leaving the union.
Our show’s host Ed “Flash” Ferenc discussed how a union can make a difference in your life, the Cordray and Dewine debates, and how a union in California is responding to the Janus decision.
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Happy Labor day! On today’s show, we have guests Mark Gruenberg, editor for Press Associates Union News Service, and Sue McConnell with the Better Business Bureau. Our first guest on the show, Mark Gruenberg, talks about the race in Missouri on organized labor, progressive, pro-worker, women running in the primaries, Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s meetings with several labor leaders, Leo Gerard and his writings about President Trump, postal workers convention on privatizing the postal service, as well as postal banking and savings accounts and what happened to them. With her limited, yet informative time on the show today, Sue McConnell talked about three fraudulent job offers to be aware of, saving you some time, your money and possibly keeping your identity from being stolen stolen. Remember to always do careful research on job offers you find online before you send any personal information or money! More topics that we cover today are politics, the primaries, and some Labor Day History
We hope that you had a relaxing Labor Day!