For those with a keen interest in not getting taken in a scam, Rockford's Better Business Bureau is loaded with great information.

The long-time director of the Rockford office of the Better Business Bureau, Dennis Horton, joins the WROK Morning Show twice per month to share the latest in consumer news along with tips on how you can avoid be scammed.

This morning, we talked about various scams that are not only working their way around the country, but hitting folks right here in the Rockford area: