04/08/2014
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has implemented changes to the current telemarketing rules for telephone calls and faxes
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04/08/2014
In general usage, telemarketing refers to the selling of goods or services, everything from magazines to chimney and carpet cleaning services, photocopier toner, and even the solicitation of charitable ..
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04/08/2014
In British Columbia, talent agencies must be licensed. A talent agent may receive wages from employers on behalf of employees who have performed work in the film and television industry. For more inform..
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04/08/2014
The Better Business Bureau suggests that you contract with only those roofing companies that employ certified roofers. Always receive at least three bids for your work, ensuring that all are quoting th..
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04/08/2014
For your assistance the BBB advises that, contrary to popular belief, there is NO law in B.C. regarding cash refunds. If you purchase an item and you've changed your mind, the firm is NOT obliged to exc..
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04/08/2014
9 Steps to Consider when purchasing RESP's
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04/08/2014
Treat unsolicited e-mail requests for financial information or other personal data with suspicion. Unsolicited means the e-mail wasn't initiated in response to an action by the consumer. Do not reply to..
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04/08/2014
A good place to start is to ask someone you know who has used pest control services. Inquire about the type of pest problem encountered and how satisfied were they with the service.
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04/08/2014
Payday lenders will require licences to conduct business in British Columbia as of November 1, 2009. Consumer Protection BC (CPBC) will be responsible for licensing and administering the regulations.
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04/08/2014
Consumers, suppliers and employees may encounter a situation where the company they are dealing with ceases operating. Employees should contact the Employment Standards Branch at 1 800 663-3316. For con..
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