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On Your Side: A Warning about Getting Seeds in the Mail

The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries has a warning if you get unsolicited seeds in the mail from China. State Agriculture Commissioner Rick Pate says people from Alabama and several other states have reported getting the seeds in the mail. The seeds are often labeled as jewelry. Pate says the seeds could be of invasive plants or be harmful…

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama Warns of Coronavirus Scams

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama is warning its customers about national Coronavirus scams.  These are tips that Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama has provided to us: Scam Warning Signs:    Door to door solicitation for any testing and prescribing for COVID -19; (tell individual(s) you are not interested, and you will contact your physician).   Phone calls…