BBB Tips On Spring Yard Cleanup

Spring has arrived in full force, and many property owners are anxious to get their lawns looking sharp. This includes trimming trees and collecting branches which fell over the course of the winter. There are many reliable companies that offer tree trimming and brush collection services, but there are also a few that are looking…
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Don’t Get Stuck In An Asphalt Scheme

Spring is here, and it’s that time of year when you might get an unexpected knock on your door – especially if you have an older or unpaved parking lot or driveway. Better Business Bureau® of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) warns consumers and business owners that suspect asphalt firms will be here soon, trying…
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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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