BBB Consumer Education Fund, Inc


BBB Consumer Education Fund, Inc (CEF) exists to further the educational purposes of BBB regarding consumer affairs. We serve the general public by promoting safe buying practices, arming against scams, promoting consumer confidence, promoting wise giving practices, and working with other businesses to inspire and prepare young people for success in the global economy.

Contact CEF at (502) 583-1492

CEF is a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Our tax ID number is 61-0973984.

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FREE Document Shredding and Electronic Recycling Event

BBB, WHAS11, Shred-it, River Metals Recycling, and Kroger team up to help local consumers prevent ID Theft.

When: Saturday, October 15, 2016 Time: 6:00 am to 11:00 am Where: Middletown Kroger, (look for us in the parking lot)located at 12501 Shelbyville Road, Louisville.

Document shredding: Consumers are allowed to shred up to 4 large boxes or bags of documents.

Electronic Recycling: Cell phones, cell phone batteries, circuit boards, copper yokes, CPU chips, DVD/CD Drives, floppy disks, gold connector ends, hard drives, laptops, laptop batteries, memory cards, modems/routers, networking equipment, PC towers, and electronic power supply cables. *Please note: Monitors or printers cannot be accepted due to environmental disposal issues*

Call 1-800-388-2222 for more information.

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