April 2015 0

It is our pleasure to announce that the following businesses have been approved by the Board of Directors for Accreditation with the Better Business Bureau for the month of April, 2015! They meet the accreditation standards and agree to follow the BBB Code of Business Practices, which is built off of the BBB Standards for(…)

Adopting from an Animal Shelter

Adopting from an Animal Shelter 0

Spring is here and you may be thinking about getting a new animal best friend. Here are some reasons that adopting from a shelter is a great option: 1. Animal shelters offer a wide range of dogs and cats of varying ages. For example: you may prefer to adopt an adult dog, rather than a(…)

Benefit Concerts

Benefit Concerts 0

Many towns hold music festivals that draw popular acts and large crowds over many days during the spring and summer. These events provide entertainment and stimulate local economies. Some also provide a benefit to charity. Benefit concerts are commonplace and charities hope not only to raise funds but to increase awareness of their causes. It(…)

On The Streets of Chicago, “What’s BBB?”

On The Streets of Chicago, “What’s BBB?” 0

What do you know about the Better Business Bureau (BBB)? We set up shop in Millennium Park in the heart of downtown Chicago and asked visitors, “Do you know what the Better Business Bureau is?” From tourists to a guy with yellow striped hair, everyone knew that BBB “reviews businesses for consumers.” With more than(…)

March 2015

March 2015 0

It is our pleasure to announce that the following businesses have been approved by the Board of Directors for Accreditation with the Better Business Bureau for the month of March, 2015! They meet the accreditation standards and agree to follow the BBB Code of Business Practices, which is built off of the BBB Standards for(…)

February 2015

February 2015 0

It is our pleasure to announce that the following businesses have been approved by the Board of Directors for Accreditation with the Better Business Bureau for the month of February, 2015! They meet the accreditation standards and agree to follow the BBB Code of Business Practices, which is built off of the BBB Standards for(…)

BBB Partners with Porch.com!

BBB Partners with Porch.com! 0

The BBB is excited to partner with a new home service network, porch.com, to connect consumers with millions of trusted professionals. Porch.com is the first website and mobile app in this home services industry to integrate BBB ratings, accreditation status and business reviews. Here are some unique features the site will have: • Homeowners have(…)

New BBB Code of Advertising

New BBB Code of Advertising 0

Better Business Bureau has made comprehensive changes to its BBB Code of Advertising to reflect the many new ways advertisers reach consumers via websites, social media, texting and other channels. Every business that advertises in North America is expected to follow BBB’s Code, and compliance is monitored by 112 BBB offices in the U.S. and(…)

Keep Chicago Warm This Winter

Keep Chicago Warm This Winter 0

Brrr… Chicago is going through another winter season of frozen fingertips and chattering teeth. After the recent blizzard many of us are at our wits’ end with the Chicago area legacy of bitter cold, glacier-like temperatures relentlessly living on. Even a quick trip to the nearest grocery store may seem like a daunting task. At(…)

January 2015

January 2015 0

It is our pleasure to announce that the following businesses have been approved by the Board of Directors for Accreditation with the Better Business Bureau for the month of January, 2015! They meet the accreditation standards and agree to follow the BBB Code of Business Practices, which is built off of the BBB Standards for(…)