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The National Scholars Honor Society, Inc.

Additional Locations

Phone: (847) 622-3689 Fax: (847) 836-8047 2250 Point Blvd., Elgin, IL 60123 View Additional Web Addresses

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BBB Accreditation

This business is not BBB accredited.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for The National Scholars Honor Society, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

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

Additional Complaint Information

Consumer complaints on file allege to question the legitimacy of The National Scholars Honor Society, citing difficulty contacting the organization despite multiple attempts as well as information about the company that could not verified and/or substantiated. Further allegations request refunds of the membership fees paid to the company, stating that nothing was received and/or there were no subsequent benefits after joining the organization.

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on The National Scholars Honor Society, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: August 12, 2005 Business started: 09/20/2002 Business started locally: 09/20/2002
Type of Entity


Business Management
Dr. Kevin Wakeman, President
Contact Information
Principal: Dr. Kevin Wakeman, President
Number of Employees


Business Category

Associations Internet Services Civic and Social Organizations (NAICS: 813410)

Alternate Business Names
National Scholars Honor Society-The

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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