BBB Tips On Shopping With Mobile Devices

As we move through a busy retail season, shopping on the go is becoming more and more common. According to Adobe Analytics*, as of early Monday (Nov. 27th), Americans had spent nearly $14 billion online since Thanksgiving Day – with more than half of those purchases coming from mobile devices. Though it’s definitely convenient, there…
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Giving Tuesday: A Day To Give Back

In advance of Giving Tuesday, Better Business Bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance (WGA) and Better Business Bureau® of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) urge consumers and businesses to use caution when deciding whether or not to support charities that do not disclose requested information to the Wise Giving Alliance. Charities that fail to disclose financial data…
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Cyber Monday Lures Shoppers With Web Of Discounts

After Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, many shoppers crawl the web on Cyber Monday to find online specials. Cyber Monday, the Monday that falls after Black Friday, has become its own tradition, with eager consumers looking to score bargains on merchandise carried over from the holiday weekend. Better Business Bureau ® of Minnesota and…
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Small Business Saturday: Shop Local

The eighth annual Small Business Saturday (SBS), which takes place on November 25th this year, is a day designed to support and promote small businesses during the busy Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Better Business Bureau® of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) encourages businesses and consumers to participate in this community-centered initiative. “Small Business Saturday has turned…
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BBB Of Minnesota And North Dakota Black Friday Tips

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and Black Friday, which falls on November 24, promises to be a bonanza for retailers and consumers. The recent trend of stores closing for Thanksgiving or offering limited shopping hours could boost traffic on the Friday after Thanksgiving. No matter how hectic things get, Better Business Bureau® of Minnesota…
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