Planning a prom event? BBB offers tips to make sure your child’s event is memorable–in a good way

Spring marks the beginning of many events and school celebrations. From graduation get-ups to prom preparations, the expenses can add up for parents. Graduation can be a year-long expenditure, from invitations and photos to caps and gowns. A senior prom can add up.

Limousines are among the most popular expenses for both festivities. Last year, Better Business Bureau received over 1,100 complaints regarding limousine services nationally. Most complaints alleged the vehicle’s failure to arrive and trouble regaining refunds.