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Manta.com

Phone: (866) 432-6398 Fax: (614) 807-5104 8760 Orion Pl Ste 200, Columbus, OH 43240 http://www.manta.com

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Description

Manta publishes information about businesses in an online directory. The basic company information on Manta is collected from the businesses or from third-party publishers.

According to Manta's privacy policy on September 7, 2012,  Manta information consists of personally identifiable information collected or received about you when you make purchases from them, when you register with them, when you set up profiles to share with others, when you interact with other users on Manta, or when you log in to Manta as a registered user and interact with Manta products and services.

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A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Manta.com meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 16 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Manta.com include:

  • Length of time business has been operating.
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size.
  • Response to 106 complaint(s) filed against business.
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business.
  • BBB has sufficient background information on this business.

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Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

106 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 16 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 41
Billing/Collection Issues 17
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 48
Total Closed Complaints 106

Additional Complaint Information

Some complaints concern listing inaccurate or personal information in their directory. In response, Manta has agreed to remove the information and has also explained that information searches on the Internet may capture the former data or data from other sources and so it may still be found elsewhere on the Internet. 

Consumers are advised that if their name or business appears in a Google search, they will need to contact Google to have it removed. Please visit their webpage at the following link for assistance:  

http://support.google.com/bin/static.py?hl=en&ts=1291807&page=ts.cs


Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

4 Customer Reviews on Manta.com
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 4
Total Customer Reviews 4

Additional Information

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BBB file opened: June 08, 2006 Business started: 06/26/1996 in OH Business started locally: 06/26/1996 Business incorporated: 11/03/2000 in DE
Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Mr. Steven Jaffee, CEO Ms. Casey Bennett, Manager, Business Coaching & Subscription Sales Mr. George Troutman, CFO
Contact Information
Customer Contact: Ms. Casey Bennett, Manager, Business Coaching & Subscription Sales
Principal: Mr. Steven Jaffee, CEO
Business Category

Publishers - Directory & Guide Publishers - Internet Guides Advertising - Directory & Guide

Method(s) of Payment
Manta also offers the Premium Business Listing which is a paid service. A credit card is required to set-up the Premium Business Listing for the Monthly or annual period. All fees paid for the Premium Business Listing Service are non-refundable.
Alternate Business Names
Manta Media, Inc.
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