BBB Advice On The Layaway Process

The current economy has left many shoppers on a budget and searching for more affordable methods of paying for big-ticket items and holiday gifts. This holiday season, many families will be turning to alternate forms of payment to make ends meet. With many stores offering layaway services, the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North…
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2011 Better Business Bureau Integrity Award Recipients Announced

The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) announced the recipients of the 2011 BBB Integrity Awards at a ceremony held at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis last week. This year’s keynote speaker was Ron James, the President and CEO of the Center for Ethical Business Cultures at the University of St. Thomas.…
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BBB Announces Integrity Award Finalists

The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is proud to announce the 2011 finalists for the prestigious Better Business Bureau Integrity Awards. The 12th Annual Integrity Awards ceremony, presented by Best Buy, will take place Monday, October 24 at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis from 6 – 9 p.m. The BBB presents…
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Would-be Pet Owners Nipped By Scams

Pet lovers seeking new canine companions are often surprised, and sometimes discouraged, to discover how expensive a purebred puppy or dog can be. Purebreds can cost anywhere from hundreds to thousands of dollars, not including veterinary, shipping and pedigree costs. That’s why the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is cautioning consumers…
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BBB Advises Businesses To Watch For Bogus Billings

The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is being contacted by businesses in Minnesota and North Dakota regarding unexplained bills from a company called Minneapolis Classified Publishing. The businesses contacting the BBB say they have not dealt with this company and believe the billings are fraudulent. “Based on what we’re hearing from…
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