BBB Announcement: Still Operating Despite Federal Government Shutdown

October 01, 2013

 In light of the temporary shutdown of the Federal government, we would like to remind you that all 113 local, independent BBBs across the United States and Canada will still be open. Better Business Bureau is a private, non-profit entity that receives no government funding. For over 100 years, BBB has been helping consumers find businesses, brands and charities they can trust. Our more than 4.5 million Business Reviews and 11,000 Charity Reports are available for free at, as are all of our services.

Katherine R. Hutt, APR, Fellow PRSA | Director of Communications and Media Relations

Tel: 703-247-9345

Fax: 703-525-8277

Mobile: 571-422-3584 (media only)
Email: Start With Trust®


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