Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation
06/09/2014
NEWS RELEASE
Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) will come into effect enforcing new rules about the sending of commercial electronic messages (CEM’s), the installation of computer programs and the alteration of t..
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BBB to Begin Publishing Complaint Details
03/04/2014
On March 4, the Better Business Bureau of Eastern Ontario and the Outaouais (BBB) will join a growing list of BBBs that offer complaint details in their free Business Reviews.
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Beware of “Catfishing” When Dating Online
02/06/2014
A relationship scam starts simply. Two people meet online, usually through a dating site. They email, trade pictures, talk on the phone, and soon they’re making plans to meet…
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Misleading Ottawa Police online survey circulating, beware!
12/12/2013
NEWS RELEASE
Ottawa Police Service (OPS) received a call from a member of the community wanting to verify the existence of an Ottawa Police online survey offering gifts to anyone who completes it. OPS does not have ..
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BBB's 12 Scams of Christmas
12/03/2013
NEWS RELEASE
Better Business Bureau is warning about these common holiday scams and frauds:
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Be a Calculated Gift Giver this Holiday Season
11/26/2013
With careful planning, consumers can make the most of their holidays without straining their budgets.
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Top Five Mistakes to Avoid in Donating to Typhoon Haiyan Relief
11/13/2013
NEWS RELEASE
As the public’s attention and hearts are focused on the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan, BBB Wise Giving Alliance advises donors to take steps to avoid being taken by questionable solicitors or was..
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BBB Announcement: Still Operating Despite U.S. Federal Government Shutdown
11/01/2013
BBBs across the United States and Canada will still be open.
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It’s Financial Literary Month in Canada
11/01/2013
NEWS RELEASE
November is the Financial Literacy Month in Canada and Better Business Bureau is teaming up with the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) to spread the word and offer a variety ..
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Sleep Tight; Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite!
10/01/2013
Squeezing in one more vacation before the summer’s out? Make sure it’s one to remember…and not because your hotel was infested with bed bugs.
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