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Only 12 days until Christmas and although the holidays may bring out the best in people, it can also alert scammers to take advantage of your generosity. Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin wants … Continue reading
They say all that glitters isn’t gold. I suppose the Texas version is that not everyone who talks a good game about drilling oil and gas is really in the oil business. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission demonstrated that … Continue reading
Today is “Cyber Monday,” a day for folks who like to find good deals, but don’t want to fight the Black Friday crowds. Shopping online is convenient and there are a lot of good deals to be found, but there … Continue reading
It’s that time of year again! One of the busiest shopping events of the year is right around the corner. While some Black Friday shoppers will stick to online purchases, others are preparing to brave the crowds to snag a … Continue reading
One of the first things you learn when you reach adulthood is DON’T mess with the IRS. If you avoid paying taxes they will come looking for you. It’s almost as scary as getting the FBI on your trail. Unfortunately, … Continue reading
Congratulations Charles Wood, our Employee of the Month for November! Charles is a dedicated member of our Communications team focusing on investigations. He is a trusted employee whose job is to make sure businesses are trustworthy in the community. While … Continue reading
BBB warns consumers about web-based truck dealership San Antonio Box Trucks offers vehicles for sale on its website, saboxtrucks.com, but according to consumers who contacted Better Business Bureau, the company takes upfront payments and the consumer never gets to see … Continue reading
The #BBBInTheWild contest is ending soon! BBB, serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin asks people to take pictures of BBB seals they may see in out “in the wild” in our 79-county service area. The person who submits … Continue reading
Just four days left to enter the #BBBinthewild contest! BBB, serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin asks people to take pictures of BBB seals they may see in out “in the wild” in our 79-county service area for … Continue reading
Weight issues have dogged me all my life. I’ll get on a roll and start getting in shape, but then I run into the holidays and there are so many awesome Tex Mex restaurants around here. If only there were … Continue reading