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Better Business Bureau

An organization that promotes an environment in which buyers and sellers can trust each other. It encourages ethical business practices, provides information on fraudulent schemes against both businesses and their customers, and offers arbitration services in the event of disputes. It was established in 1912 and consists of local chapters throughout the United States and Canada.
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The Council of Better Business Bureaus is the umbrella organization for 114 local, independent BBBs across the United States and Canada, as well as home to its national programs on dispute resolution and industry self-regulation.
The Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB), located in Arlington, Virginia, is the umbrella organization for the BBB's in the U.
Today there are 137 Better Business Bureaus in the United States.
Sheila Adkins, the associate director of public affairs for the Council of Better Business Bureaus (www.
Those offices comprise the Canadian Council of Better Business Bureaus (CCBBB), a subsidiary of the (original) Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB) in the United States.
Better Business Bureaus (BBBs) make it fast and easy for realtors with web sites to prove they adhere to ethical business practices and privacy protection standards.
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The California attorney general and the Council of Better Business Bureaus recommend ways consumers can protect against charity solicitation fraud:
At ceremonies in Vancouver, BC, the Council of Better Business Bureaus (BBB) selected Church Hill Classics as a winner of the 2006 BBB International Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.
SkillStorm will now compete at the international competition to be presented by the Council of Better Business Bureaus, the international umbrella organization for local BBBs.
Peruse the sample complaint letter and the Consumer Assistance Directory, a list of contacts for corporations, federal agencies, better business bureaus, and local governments.
Callaway Golf enjoys a superb reputation for integrity, and can certainly say that it does well by doing right by its customers, employees, and business and community partners," said Steven Cole, president and CEO of the Council of Better Business Bureaus.

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