January 2017

  
     
In January, your BBB appeared in the media 47 times and reached more than three million media impressions. Take a look at BBB’s media appearances for January!
February 08, 2017

In January, your BBB appeared in the media 47 times and reached more than three million media impressions. What are media impressions, you ask? Media impressions is the total number of people who listened, watched or read about BBB in the news for that month. Take a look at BBB’s media appearances for January!

   

Jan. 2: What you should know before buying a gym membership
Leah vistits Global Morning News to talk new years resolutions and how to avoid surprises and disappointments when choosing a gym and buying a membership.

Watch it! 


 

   

Jan. 10: Top 10 Complaints and Inquiries of 2016
Utility contractors, airlines and car dealerships top the list of most complained-about industries in 2016. 

Read the 660 News story here. 
Listen to the 770 Newstalk Radio story here. 


 

 

Jan. 15: Spike in Fraud Cases Linked to Bad Economy
Leah speaks with the Calgary Herald about BBB's reports of scams and fraud during the economic downturn.

Read it here


 

 

Jan. 18: Namaste No More
CTV interviews BBB's Leah Brownridge on tips when pre-paying for memberships or classes in the wake of an abrupt closure of a Calgary yoga studio. 

Read about it here
Watch it here


 

   

Jan. 18: Five tips to manage debt in the new year

Leah tackled the topic of post-Christmas debt management with Global News.

Watch here 


 

Jan 19 and 20: Data Privacy Day

Leah speaks with 660 News and 770 Newstalk Radio about data privacy in today's digital world

Listen to 770 here

 


 

Jan 29: Wedding Planning Tips

Leah spoke to 660 News about the wedding planning season kick-off with multiple bridal shows and expos taking place this month. Leah spoke about the importance of early planning, realistic budgets, written contracts and in-person meet and greets with vendors.