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BBB, AARP ND Spring Shred Events Announced

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) and AARP North Dakota, along with area partners, are once again offering free shredding events to the public on Saturday, April 16 in Bismarck, Fargo and Jamestown. Area residents and business owners are invited to securely dispose of up to two boxes of sensitive documents and…
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BBB Tips On Navigating The Funeral Process

At an average cost between $7,000 and $10,000, funerals are one of the more expensive arrangements people make. During such an emotionally charged time, loved ones or caretakers of the deceased can get lost in the details and expenses involved with planning a funeral. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) offers…
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BBB Reminds Consumers That Price-slashing Deals Can Cut Both Ways

In the last several years, online companies specializing in group discount offers – offered to consumers on behalf of local businesses – have flourished. These companies, such as Groupon and Living Social, drive new and existing customers to the businesses making the discount offers and keep a percentage of profits from vouchers they sell. Though…
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BBB Tips On Spring Yard Cleanup

Spring is in the air, and many property owners are looking to get their lawns in order. This includes trimming trees and collecting fallen branches. There are many reliable companies that offer these services, but there are also a few that are looking to be paid for work they have no plans to finish. As…
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BBB Tips On Timeshares

As part of National Consumer Protection Week (March 6 – 12), Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) is offering tips on a subject that consumers often inquire about: timeshares. For some people, timeshare properties are cherished possessions offering dependable lodging arrangements in a desired location. For others, timeshares are purchases that…
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