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

    …. In one case we heard that a borrower saved just $18 in monthly mortgage payments while incurring thousands ofndollars of new debt. If you have refinanced and believe the bank is simply trying to profit from the fees, call us. You may have a case. Our firm doesn’t handle individual homeowner cases. Instead, we handle class action cases…

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

    … for Public Integrity did an in-depth examination of Clayton’s predatory practices last year as did the Seattle Times. The Center found one couple who were told to forego the husband’s medical payments after he was diagnosed with cancer and instead give the money to Clayton Homes. Beginning to see a pattern? The stories of the people who have approached us…

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

    … or her website.). These will give you some unvarnished, non-self-selected views of the various attorneys you are considering choosing to represent you. Some of the best resources for checking out attorney reviews are as well as the Better Business Bureau (if the particular lawyer or law firm is a member of the Better Business Bureau…

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

    … claims the FBI was looking for records of one of his “associates.” McNamee, however, has his own problems. In 2012 the Connecticut State Board of Accountancy ordered him to pay $4000 in sanctions and take classes in ethics. We were unable to find a website for the firm and therefore do not know much about its business. The Connecticut Better…

    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 -