BBB warns brides of online scams

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - Weddings, graduation parties and other events that call for a special dress or outfit can prompt consumers to browse for apparel online. The Better Business Bureau warns of online scams when buying your wedding dress.

The BBB gives tips before purchasing anything online, but especially wedding gowns.

You should:

  • check reputation
  • check website
  • watch hidden costs
  • check delivery
  • secure, safe payment
  • get help from BBB

Be sure to check websites and stores at or call 314-645-3300 before you buy.

By Tess Hill