Choose the right summer camp for your kids

Summer is just around the corner and now is the time to start planning your summertime activities. Each year more than 11 million children and adults attend camp in the United States. The American Camp Association (ACA) states that there are more than 12,000 day and resident camps nationwide. It’s great to have options, but…

Don’t get soaked – find a pool cleaning service you can trust

Now that the weather has warmed up, people all around Central Texas are preparing their swimming pools for a season of fun. Getting a pool in shape at the start of summer can take a lot of work, so many consumers will choose to hire a pool cleaning service. Looking for a pool cleaning service…

BBB Rewind 6-18-12

Each week, we take a couple of minutes to update you on the topics we covered the previous week. If you missed our financial aid scams or energy savings articles, watch our latest video blog and consider yourself caught up.  

Four Ways to Cut Your Energy Costs this Summer

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, more than half of the energy used in a typical home goes toward heating and cooling it. With summer temperatures already hitting triple digits in much of the state and some energy companies hiking rates, many consumers are looking to get the most out of their energy usage….

Tips to Keep in Mind For Your Last Trip of the Summer

As of recently, BBB has seen a spike of both consumer inquiries on and complaints against a handful of travel companies. Whether due to consumers planning their last trip of the summer, or preparing for a winter holiday trip, finding the right travel company to work with can be a daunting task, and one that…

Don’t Let The Heat Burn A Hole In Your Wallet

A typical Texas summer, usually means triple digit temperatures and higher than normal electric bills.  As more people opt to stay inside versus going outside, more energy is being used at home. As our record breaking heat wave continues, BBB offers these simple money-saving tips for staying cool and cutting back on your energy costs: Program…