MN Commerce Dept. Warns Workers To Beware Of Short-Term LoansThe Minnesota Commerce Department is urging unpaid federal workers to be careful with the risk in looking into short-term loans.
Minn. Commerce Dept. Investigating Frontier CommunicationsA state agency says Frontier Communications is not providing reliable phone and internet service to its Minnesota customers.
Solar Energy Coming To More Homes & Businesses, Brings JobsThe Minnesota Commerce Department said solar energy is taking off in the state. The department released the latest statistics of how solar power is being used in homes and businesses.
Minnesota DOC: Fake Debt Collectors Use Local Law Firm In ScamThe Minnesota Commerce Department is urging people to be aware of a scam involving a well-known, local law firm. Fake debt collectors are claiming to be from Jeff Anderson and Associates and are using emails, phone calls and even Facebook posts to try to get money.
Commerce Dept.: Criminals Posing As Police In ID Theft CallsMinnesotans beware: criminals are aiming to steal your money by posing as members of law enforcement over the phone. The Minnesota Commerce Department says phone scammers are calling people and claiming they are investigating an identity fraud case that involves the victim.
GOP Zeroing In On MNsure In Governor’s RaceAfter more problems at Minnesota's online health care exchange, the Republican candidate for Minnesota governor says if he's elected, he'll make drastic changes to MNsure. And Jeff Johnson is pressing Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton to do more to stop premium hikes for small businesses. MNsure's largest and lowest cost provider -- PreferredOne -- said this week it's dropping out of the health exchange for financial reasons.