Better Business Bureau

Operation Main Street: Business scams to watch out for

2 hours ago<p>GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Federal and state officials are using what they uncovered about costly scams to alert West Michigan …

West Michigan

A new warning for people looking online for jobs to beware of scammers

The Better Business Bureau says these scams are widespread and have tricked nearly 4,000 people in just the last year.

Better Business Bureau

BBB: Scam alert for college students heading back to school

PITTSBURGH - The Better Business Bureau is warning students and parents or guardians of potential scams targeting them.<p>"In addition to the fact that …

Orlando

Women say they were ripped off by travel agency during Essence Fest

NEW ORLEANS - "This will be my last Essence Festival because of Empire Dynasty Travel," Kimberly Peace said.<p>Peace and Vekissa Wilson came down to New …

Festivals

Better Business Bureau® Recognizes Woodforest National Bank® with Winner of Distinction Award

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognizing businesses and non-profits for their achievements and commitment to quality in the workplace, Woodforest National Bank was one of 285 companies recognized as a "Winner of Distinction" at the annual Better Business Bureau Awards of …

Customer Service

11K customers without power

A little more than 11,000 Entergy New Orleans customers find themselves without power this morning.

New Orleans

Coinbase says its problem days are over. Better Business Bureau disagrees.

Tech<p>JACK MORSEJul 3, 2018<p>They've changed. They promise.<p>To hear the San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase tell it, they've turned over …

Coinbase

Facebook accounts hacked to promote charity scams, Better Business Bureau reports

Scammers are using Facebook Messenger to promote phony grants, appearing as a friend or relative in a fake profile, according to the Better Business …

Security

Email Credit Scam Targets Shopkeepers

The Federal Trade Commission and Better Business Bureau warn that imposters are using email to pose as representatives of the Square credit card …

Advertising Industry

Small Business Scams On The Rise

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b>NEW YORK (CBSMiami) – The Better Business Bureau is warning small businesses that scams are on the rise.A new …

Small Business

As temperatures climb, Better Business Bureau warns of air-conditioning scams

Chicago won’t be cooling off anytime soon – the city will remain under an Excessive Heat Warning for the next two days, with temperatures climbing …

Crime

Phone scammer targeting Sarpy County residents asks about storm damage

Officials are warning Sarpy County residents of a telephone scam.<p>A man claiming to be with Nebraska Services in Springfield is calling to ask about …

Identity Theft

BBB on Homes: Beware of lottery, sweepstakes scams

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>A new report by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) says sweepstakes, lottery and prize schemes are devastating victims …

San Francisco Bay Area

Looking for a home to rent? Beware this scam

The Better Business Bureau is warning people in the market to rent a home this summer to be on guard for con artists using false …

Real Estate

Tacos & free parking? Fake taco festival too good to be true

While a festival full of tacos sounds incredible, it is, sadly, a scam.<p>The Better Business Bureau issued a warning about scammers advertising the …

Festivals

Lottery Scammers Bilked Americans Out Of $100M In 2017

<b>DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) –</b> According to a new report by the Better Business Bureau, lottery scammers stole more than $100 million from Americans last year …

Dallas

BBB: Beware summer scams

Welcome,<p>Your Account<p>Log Out<p>BUSINESS<p>Thursday, May 31, 2018<p><b>Related Topics:</b><br>businessbetter business bureauscamsummerbbb better business bureau summer …

Red Cross

Better Business Bureau reviews are complex. Here’s what you need to know

As someone who works in Local SEO, I have always been a huge advocate for the Better Business Bureau (BBB).Unlike many review sites, including …

Marketing

Marketing Day: B2B SEM, AdWords script for underperforming ads & Better Business Bureau reviews

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.From Marketing Land:• <b>Ask</b> …

Marketing

Better Business Bureau Recognizes 3 Men Movers with Winner of Distinction Award

HOUSTON, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognizing businesses and non-profits for their achievements and commitment to quality in the workplace, 3 Men Movers was one of 285 companies recognized at the annual Better Business Bureau Awards of Excellence on May 9, 2018. Recognized as a Winner of …

Hurricane Harvey

Phone scammers getting more personal

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The phone rings and shows the local area code. Figuring it must be important, the recipient picks up, only to hear dead air followed …

Buffalo

Investment scam capitalizes on bitcoin trend

1 month ago<p>GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A new twist on a classic scam is taking advantage of the boom in the online currency bitcoin.<p>"This is …

Cryptocurrency

Maryland’s Better Business Bureau wants to help entrepreneurs build trust from the start

The foundation tied to the <b>Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland</b> has a new name, and focus on entrepreneurs.The <b>BBB Maryland Foundation</b> launched …

Entrepreneurship

BBB offers tips for digital spring cleaning

Time for spring cleaning and we're not talking about mopping the floors. The Better Business Bureau says this is the time to go through your accounts …

Cleaning

Tesla Gets An F Grade From The Better Business Bureau

While Tesla vehicles are stylish and quick, and dominate the electric car market, especially in the U.S., the Better Business Bureau isn’t …

Tesla

Tesla receives a failing grade from Better Business Bureau

The BBB claims the company doesn't respond satisfactorily to customer complaints.<p>Tesla just got a failing grade, and not from the many folks waiting for their Model 3 to come online. No, the Better Business Bureau gave the company an "F" for not resolving customer complaints, sometimes not even …

Tesla

Tesla’s report card: An ‘F’ from the Better Business Bureau

<b>Click here if you are having trouble viewing the gallery and video on your mobile device</b><p>Tesla may get an “A” grade for the look of, and experience …

Tesla

Tesla gets an ‘F’ from Better Business Bureau

ADVERTISING<p>Tesla may get an “A” grade for the look of its cars, and the experience of driving one of its vehicles. And when it comes to drumming up …

Tesla

Better Business Bureau warns of potential Humboldt Broncos scammers

As the GoFundMe page for the Humboldt Broncos soars to nearly $10 million, the Better Business Bureau is warning the public of scammers looking to …

Humboldt Broncos

Be wary when donating online after tragedies, says Better Business Bureau

As Canadians continue what's been described as an unprecedented outpouring of financial support in the wake of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, the …

Canada