Better Business Bureau

The Better Business Bureau (BBB), founded in 1912, is a nonprofit organization focused on advancing marketplace trust, consisting of 112 independently incorporated local BBB organizations in the United States and Canada, coordinated under the Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB) in Arlington, Virginia.The BBB collects and provides free business reviews on more than 4 million businesses to over 100 million requests from consumers in 2012, helping make the BBB's website rank among the top 300 most-visited websites in the United States. The BBB serves as an intermediary between consumers and businesses, handling nearly 1 million consumer disputes against businesses in 2012.
Posts about Better Business Bureau
  • Freedom Mortgage Found Guilty of Defrauding Homeowner

    …. The transaction has been demonstrated to be effectively one-sided, for the benefit of the lender.” The court delayed the foreclosure, ordered Freedom to pay her $34,438 and attorney’s fees of $26,165. MahanyLaw Investigating loandepot (Loan Depot) and Freedom Mortgage The fraud recovery lawyers at MahanyLaw are currently investigating whether…

    Due Diligence- 20 readers -
  • INVESTIGATION: Clayton Homes, Vanderbilt Mortgage, 21st Mortgage

    … that the competition is just an illusion. Luv Homes, Oakwood Homes, TruValue Homes… all are owned by the same company. (A complete list, courtesy of the Better Business Bureau and our research, appears at the end of this post.) Vanderbilt Mortgage and 21st Mortgage – Clayton Home’s Financing Arm Not only does Clayton Homes “own” the mobile home market, they own…

    Due Diligence- 18 readers -
  • How To Find A Good Auto Accident Attorney

    … that they handle all sorts of auto accidents, but they also say that they that they can represent you in family law, criminal defense, or other types of legal proceedings that do not relate to either auto accidents or personal injury claims more generally, that will tell you that particular attorney is more of a general practitioner than someone who…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 28 readers -
  • FBI Raids Accounting Firm

    … FBI Raids Accounting Firm “FBI Raids Accounting Firm,” that was the headline in AccountingTODAY, an online industry newswire. The accounting firm in question, WF McNamee & Co, is located in Wallingford, Connecticut. According to the article, 15 to 20 FBI agents raided the office and seized documents. The owner of the firm, Sean McNamee…

    Legal Malpractice - Chris Trebatoski- 51 readers -
  • Is Your Auto Insurer Pushing Used or Recycled Auto Parts for Crash Repairs?

    … is insisting you do, contact the Better Business Bureau for information. Another option is to call an attorney. I recently had a relate experience with my car windshield, which was cracked by a rock kicked up on the interstate. Because of the size of the crack, the windshield had to be replaced. My car insurance company (which will go unnamed…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 11 readers -