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In the wake of the devastating tornadoes that ripped through Oklahoma yesterday, and in North Texas last week, Better Business Bureau and BBB Wise Giving Alliance have issued tips to help donors make smart giving decisions and avoid scams. “It’s … Continue reading
As the school year wraps up, many parents will start seeking child care for the summer. Better Business Bureau encourages parents start their search early and do the necessary research when looking for the right daycare: Turn to an organization … Continue reading
May is said to be the busiest time of the year for Americans to move into a new home, and Better Business Bureau wants to remind consumers to do their homework first before hiring a mover during National Moving Month. … Continue reading
With the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas this morning, as well as the tragic explosions at the Boston Marathon earlier this week, many consumers will be looking for ways to help friends, families and others in need. Unfortunately, events … Continue reading
Warmer temperatures and rainy weather are bringing out various insects you probably don‘t want in your home. In the spring and summer months, Better Business Bureau generally sees an increase in consumer inquiries for pest control companies. When the job … Continue reading
The Internal Revenue Service has announced a three-month tax filing and payment extension to taxpayers in the Boston area and others affected by the April 15 explosions at the Boston Marathon. The extension applies to all taxpayers who live in Suffolk … Continue reading
The deadline’s approaching for taxpayers to file their 2012 tax returns. Better Business Bureau encourages taxpayers to use caution when selecting last-minute tax preparation assistance to avoid unforeseen penalties or fees: Get references and do your research. Get referrals from … Continue reading
A federal judge in Illinois honored a request from the Federal Trade Commission and temporarily halted a Slovakia-based operation that the FTC alleges took advantage of small businesses and non-profits by pressuring them into paying for worthless online directory listings … Continue reading
Central Texas might be experiencing a brief cold snap, but spring has arrived and homeowners are looking to beautify their lawns. Above are some common sense tips for picking a lawn care company.
Summer is just around the corner, and soon homeowners will be relying on their air conditioners to beat the heat. Better Business Bureau suggests homeowners ensure their air conditioners work all summer by scheduling an AC tune-up. BBB has these … Continue reading