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Company is a direct seller of merchandise.
This business 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 the rating for Next-Gen, Inc. include:
- BBB concerns with the industry in which this business operates
- 67 complaints filed against business
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Problems with Product/Service||17|
|Total Closed Complaints||67|
Additional Complaint Information
Company sends out award winning mailings under the name Award Notification Commission utilizing a post office box in Kansas City, Missouri to participate in cash prize drawing. Consumers should understand they have not won any money yet, for they have not entered into the sweepstakes yet. The mailing ask the consumer to return the Entry & Completion Form to see if their number is the pre-selected number. The mailing solicits the return of a notice to be a cash prize winner, but suggests enclosed payment of $11.89 for a coupon booklet at the same time. Consumers should understand the suggested payment is to purchase an item from the company. Company's mailing states, A Purchase is not necessary and will not improve the odds of winning. Recipients of the mailing should not assume they need to buy the premium acquistion(coupon booklet)merchandise to participate in the sweepstakes to win the prize money. The bureau has received complaints on the merchandise sold by the company and from consumers who believed they had won a prize due to the firm's mailing. The company has been responsive to the complaints.
Type of Entity
Business ManagementKevin R Brandes, President Kaylee Peterson, Customer Service Manager
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PRIZE PROMOTIONS PRODUCT SALES - GENERAL SWEEPSTAKES JEWELERS-RETAIL