Shred Day: Prevent ID Theft

  
     
Next Events: October 6 & 14, 2017

  
Gather unneeded and outdated personal documents, old cellular phones and computer equipment for Better Business Bureau’s biannual BBB Secure Your ID Day! Take advantage of free document shredding and cell phone recycling at two locations in the Upstate.      

On Friday, October 6, 2017, the Better Business Bureau of the Upstate will host a Shred Day at the Simpsonville City Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Individuals and businesses can bring up to 5 boxes to shred and will also be able to recycle their cell phones. 

On Saturday, October 14, 2017, the Better Business Bureau of the Upstate will host Shred Day, a national event created to promote awareness about identity theft and protection, in Anderson and Greenville. During the event, individuals and businesses will be provided with FREE commercial shredding services, and will also be able to recycle computers and cell phones at all locations. Additionally, BBB staff and representatives from partnering organizations will be available to answer questions about preventing identity theft and provide resources for victims.

View the suggested Records Retention Schedule to see how long to keep personal information before shredding.

                                                                                                Simpsonville Event
Friday, October 6

                                                                                                                                                                        Simpsonville City Park
100 Park Drive
Simpsonville, SC 29681

10 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bring up to 5 small banker boxes per household or business to shred. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

                                                                                                                                                                   

                                    Greenville Event                                      Saturday, October 14

Better Business Bureau of the Upstate
408 N. Church Street
Greenville, SC 29601
9 a.m. – noon

Bring up to 5 small banker boxes per household or business to shred.

                                                                        

           

Anderson Event

Anderson Mall
3131 North Main Street
Anderson, SC 29621
9 a.m. – noon 

Bring up to 5 small banker boxes per household or business to shred.

                                     

               For more information about Shred Day, contact the Better Business Bureau of the Upstate                          at (864) 242-5052.