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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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Global Payments has signed referral agreements with Better Business Bureaus serving Mainland British Columbia, Southern Alberta and East Kootenay, Central and Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Northwest Ontario, Western Ontario, Eastern and Northern Ontario and the Outaouais and the Atlantic Provinces.
The award was presented to Trinity Custom Homes, LLC for maintaining a complaint free record with the Better Business Bureau serving Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia for the last twelve months.
An interim decision may be written when the decision requires that some action be taken (Council of Better Business Bureaus, 2003).
with the Eastern Ontario Better Business Bureau (BBB) in 1959.
In another study, more than 80% of consumers cited the reliability of business as a major concern when shopping online, according to the Council of Better Business Bureaus, which commissioned the Greenfield Online study in 2001.
In December, the Better Business Bureau called on the Washington, D.
Tri-County Better Business Bureau President Rick Copelan agreed that charity scam artists use emotion as a tool to open wallets.
AUSTIN, Texas -- Freescale Semiconductor was recently awarded the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Torch Award for Marketplace Excellence in recognition of its superior commitment to exceptional ethical standards.
com)-- PcPools, one of America's leading direct marketers of above ground pools and pool supplies for residential and commercial pool owners, announces that the Better Business Bureau (“BBB”) has renewed PcPools' accreditation as a member of the BBB and BBBOnline.
AMEX:IIG), a leading provider of eCommerce and software for small businesses and entrepreneurs, today announced, in an effort to educate state officials and the public on its business practices, that the company has commenced a program to send a detailed letter as well as a test license to the company's StoresOnline[TM] Pro software to State Attorney Generals and Better Business Bureaus nationwide providing a thorough overview of its business.
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.
In fact, the Council of Better Business Bureaus fielded more than 460,000 inquiries regarding work-at-home offers in 2001, up 70% from 2000.

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