April 2017

May 12, 2017

Flames fans cautioned over fraudulent playoff tickets - April 4, 5, 7 and 9
As the Calgary Flames clinched an early playoff spot, BBB released a warning about ticket scams. Leah spoke to The Calgary Herald, The Calgary Sun and CTV News about scammers preying on eager fans looking to score playoff tickets. The story was also picked up by Metro News, and iNews 880 AM in Edmonton.

  • Read the Calgary Herald story here
  • Read the Calgary Sun story here
  • Watch the CTV story here
  • Read the Metro News story here
  • Read the iNews 880 AM story here


Business owner has to act fast to fix a false online customer review - April 12
BBB’s Leah Brownridge spoke to Global News about how important it is for businesses to regularly monitor online reviews about their business. In one case, a local consumer filed a negative Google review against the wrong company. When the business owner discovered the false review, and confirmed there was no record of dealing with this consumer, the consumer realized they had accidentally mixed up the business’ name. 

  • Watch the Global News story here.