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United Marketing Group, LLC (Headquarters)

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Phone: (800) 513-9000Fax: (630) 438-5788View Additional Phone NumbersPO Box 68993, SchaumburgIL 60168-0993 Send email to United Marketing Group, LLChttp://www.unitedmarket.comView Additional Web Addresses ! There is an alert for this business !

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United Marketing Group, LLC is not BBB Accredited.

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Reason for Rating

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

Factors that lowered United Marketing Group, LLC's rating include:

  • Government action(s) against business.
  • Business has failed to resolve underlying cause(s) of a pattern of complaints.

Factors that raised United Marketing Group, LLC's rating include:

  • Length of time business has been operating.
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size.
  • Response to 61 complaint(s) filed against business.
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business.
  • BBB has sufficient background information on this business.

Customer Complaints Summary

63 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 4 closed in last 12 months
Complaint TypeTotal Closed Complaints
Advertising / Sales Issues23
Billing / Collection Issues26
Delivery Issues2
Problems with Product / Service12
Guarantee / Warranty Issues0
Total Closed Complaints 63

Additional Information

BBB file opened: 01/01/1999Business started: 01/01/1999
Type of Entity

Limited Liability Corporation

Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Glenn Kowalski (Vice President Compliance)Ms. Linda Divins (V. P. Operations)Mr. Richard J. Sales (Senior VP/CFO) Alan Wroblewski
Business Category

Marketing Programs & Services, Travel Agencies & Bureaus, General Merchandise - Retail

Alternate Business Names
UMG, Money Ahead Discount Club, Simply Mine, Buyers Edge, My Advisor, Merchant Technical Solutions, Perfect Home, Travel & Entertainment, Business Advisor, Simply Mine Now
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