Shred Day is on the way!

ImageBetter Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin invites consumers and businesses to participate in its bi-annual Shred Day events in San Antonio, Corpus Christi and Killeen this October.

Shred Day is an opportunity for local consumers and businesses to prevent identity theft and help the environment through free on-site document shredding, as well as computer and cell phone recycling.

Free shredding and recycling services will be available until noon or until the shred trucks reach capacity. Consumers can bring up to two boxes of sensitive documents per vehicle to be shred on-site. Monetary donations benefiting BBB Education Foundation will also be accepted.

In 2012, BBB Shred Day events served more than 4,800 cars and helped consumers and businesses shred over 128 tons of paper along with recycling 35,778 pounds of cardboard, computer parts and 17 boxes of old cell phones.

You can participate in Shred Day at the following 3 locations:

San Antonio

Saturday, Oct. 19

Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location:
AT&T Center 1 AT&T Parkway, Lot 6, Gate G
San Antonio, Texas 78219

Corpus Christi

Saturday, Oct. 26

Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location:
5002 S. Padre Island Drive (KIII-TV parking lot)                                                                        Corpus Christi, Texas 78411

Killeen

Saturday, October 26

Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: 2201 Trimmier Road (First National Bank Texas – Trimmier Banking Center)
Killeen, Texas 76541

BBB serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin is part of an expansive network of local BBBs across North America that collaborates to produce bi-annual Shred Day events. The program is a BBB-branded identity theft, fraud prevention and educational initiative. For details on locations and times visit austin.bbb.org/shred

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3 Responses to Shred Day is on the way!

  1. Donna Beth Norman says:

    Will you have another shred day in Waco?

  2. Caleb says:

    Businesses can help themselves by using a professional document shredding service. Keep your records safe and get rid of documents safely by using a professional service.

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