With just a few weeks before we start doing some serious Black Friday shopping, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) is out with a new report on online purchase scams.

The director of the Rockford Regional Office of the Better Business Bureau, Dennis Horton, joined the WROK Morning Show on Tuesday to discuss the findings of the BBB's report on online shopping scams, and I've got to tell you---it's an eye-opener.

We also discussed some new help that's been put into place to protect small businesses reporting fraud, and how you can nominate a well-deserving local business for the BBB's Torch Awards: