Media Contact Information

  
     
Our goal is to provide you with accurate information regarding consumer or business related issues.

If you are a member of the working media and would like to be put on our press release distribution list, please contact Lisa Schiller at lschiller@wisconsin.bbb.org with your name, your organization's name and your email address.

In addition, our staff can serve as an excellent resource for your story or as a speaker before your group.

We are available for:

  • Media interviews: telephone or live, radio, television and print media
  • Identifying and screening victims from BBB complaint database
  • Educational seminars before groups of 25 or more people

We can discuss all of the following topics:

  • BBB Top 10 Inquiries & Complaints
  • Business ethics
  • Latest scams (business & consumer)
  • How to give to charities responsibly
  • How to hire a contractor
  • How to protect yourself from Identity Theft
  • Responsible credit card use
  • Senior Citizen issues (Senior Solutions)
  • Children's internet privacy
  • Wisconsin Lemon Law
  • Advertising review
  • Junior Achievement's Excellence through Ethics Program
  • Classified advertising links to websites
  • Buying a new or used car
  • Mechanical automobile repair
  • Online shopping
  • Computer sales & services
  • Choosing a cellular phone
  • Finding a home improvement contractor
  • Credit Services
  • Work at home opportunities
  • Pyramid schemes/Gifting clubs
  • Collection agencies
  • Service contracts & extended warranties
  • Internet service providers
  • Travel agencies
  • Vacation certificates
  • Travel clubs
  • Pest control services
  • Landscape/lawn care & tree cutting
  • Sweepstakes
  • Telemarketing fraud

The above list represents the top requests for information based on our levels of inquiries and complaints in respect to these industries.

To book a speaker, contact Carole Milos at 414-847-6000 or cmilos@wisconsin.bbb.org.

For media inquiries, contact Lisa Schiller at 414-847-6055 or lschiller@wisconsin.bbb.org.