February Means Romance…and Romance Scams

As the month when Valentine’s Day falls on the calendar, February has a reputation for being “prime time” for romance. It’s also definitely a time when scammers seek to prey on those searching for romantic interests online. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) advises people to proceed with caution before they…
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BBB Tips On Consolidating Student Loans

With existing student loan debt surging to well over a trillion dollars, many former students are looking for help managing their debt. One way people do that is by consolidating their existing loans into a Direct Consolidation Loan, which results in a single monthly payment instead of multiple payments to multiple servicers. Though there are…
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Local BBB Announces New CEO

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) has selected Susan Adams Loyd as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Adams Loyd, who most recently served as President and General Manager at Clear Channel Outdoor, will join the organization on January 30, 2017. Adams Loyd comes to BBB after a career of leadership…
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Cyber Security: You Can Outsmart A Con Artist

BBB to moderate panel at Nov. 9 FMWF Chamber Event Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota ® (BBB) will moderate a panel of cyber security experts on Wednesday, November 9, at the Holiday Inn Fargo, as part of a Fargo Moorhead West Fargo (FMWF) Chamber business education training. By attending “Cyber-Security: You Can…
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BBB Tips On Halloween Purchases

If you’re in the market for a fun Halloween costume or spooky decorations this year, you’re not alone. The National Retail Federation expects consumers will spend nearly $8.5 billion on Halloween costumes, decorations and treats this year – the highest in the history of their survey. It’s a holiday that many people love, and retailers roll…
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