Protect yourself from seasonal scams
12/04/2014
BBB IN THE NEWS
BBB of Mainland B.C. president and CEO, Danielle Primrose, shares some tips on how to protect yourself from seasonal scams with the Vancouver Courier. Read the article on..
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Santa Letter Scams: the BBB Warns Some Letters May Not Be From Ol’ Saint Nick
12/04/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Vancouver, BC – Scammers and thieves are using everything at their fingertips to get at your money this holiday season. The Better Business Bureau Serving Mainland BC is ..
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#GivingTuesday: Things to know when you give
12/02/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Vancouver, BC – #GivingTuesday has become a National Day of Giving during the holiday season. However before donating to your charity of choice this season, it’s importan..
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How can you avoid getting scammed by a moving company?
11/27/2014
BBB IN THE NEWS
Seumas Gordon, Director of Communications and Strategic Partnerships, talks about how you can avoid getting scammed by a moving company on the final installment of the Ne..
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Black Friday, Cyber Monday Scams to Watch Out For - a little common sense goes a long way
11/26/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Vancouver, BC – Another week of shopping craziness is upon us.  Boxing Day has taken a literal ‘back seat’ to Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  The days fall on N..
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BBB Tips to Avoid Getting Scammed When Holiday Shopping Online
11/20/2014
BBB IN THE NEWS
BBB is being featured weekly in News1130's Evening Show with Ben Wilson. Seumas Gordon, Director of Communications and Strategic Partnerships, provides tips on how consum..
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Scammers Target Local Merchants Using BC Hydro as the Backdrop
11/20/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Vancouver, BC – It sounds and feels legit, but it’s far from it.  A scam is making the rounds in the Lower Mainland and local businesses are the prey. Scammers are c..
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IIROC and BBB ask Canadians: “How much do you really know about investing?”
11/14/2014
NEWS RELEASE
November 14, 2014 (Toronto, Ontario) – As part of Financial Literacy Month, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) has collaborated with Better..
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Christmas Shopping Trends and Tips
11/12/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Vancouver, BC – We all love to shop, and there is no better time of year as merchants stock their shelves and offer incredible discounts and value.  It’s also a remi..
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WestJet Phone Scam
11/07/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Vancouver, BC - A phone scam continues to make the rounds claiming to be offers of winnings from Canadian airline company WestJet.  Before we get to the meat of the ..
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