BBB: Top 10 Things To Do When Hiring A Contractor

The arrival of spring already has many people thinking about home improvement projects. Whether it’s a remodel, a build-on or new construction, some consumers are handy – or brave – enough to take things into their own hands. But many people look to professional contractors to bring their visions to fruition. Better Business Bureau of…
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BBB Calls For 2017-18 Torch Awards For Ethics Nominations

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) is issuing its annual call for nominations for the premier awards in business ethics, BBB’s Torch Awards for Ethics. Once again, for the 18th year, these awards will recognize outstanding companies in Minnesota and North Dakota which lead by way of example through the display…
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IRS Assigns Some Old Debts To Private Collection Agencies

Starting this month, the IRS has announced they will be sending letters to a small group of taxpayers whose overdue accounts are being assigned to one of four private-sector collection agencies. In an effort to help consumers understand this process better, Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) offers insight, based on…
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BBB Sounds Alarm On Waterford Management

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) is issuing a nationwide alert on Waterford Management, which claims to provide building management and janitorial services, and purports to operate out of Minneapolis. BBB has received several reports from janitorial supply companies around the country saying Waterford Management has picked up tens of thousands…
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BBB Tips On Hiring A Locksmith

There are times when everyone needs a locksmith. Sometimes this involves having locks replaced, but usually when people are in need of a locksmith, it’s an emergency or time is of the essence – such as when keys are locked in cars or people are unable to get inside their homes. No matter how stressful…
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