Author Archives: Alicia Sapp

Be Careful Using Social Media on Vacation

Spring break is all about having a good time, whether it’s heading to a beach with friends or hanging out at a theme park with the family. And when you’re having a good time, you want others to see and … Continue reading

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BBB Torch Awards to Feature Motivational Speaker

Motivational speaker Michael Clayton will discuss “Trust … The Big Difference Maker” when Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming presents the 17th annual BBB Torch Awards for Ethics at 11:30 a.m. April 21 at the Embassy Suites in … Continue reading

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BBB Lists Handy Consumer Resources

Where do you turn if you need information about consumer topics? Who do you contact if you have an issue with a product or service? Where can you find out more about scams? And what should you do if you … Continue reading

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Choosing an Accountant for your Business

Many small businesses consider their accountant and/or tax professional as part of the team, whether it’s filing taxes or managing your company’s books year-round . If you’re ready to hand over the books to a pro, your Better Business Bureau … Continue reading

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BBB Tips for Finding Tax Preparer

Do you need help preparing your taxes this year? Tax preparation professionals offer a variety of services in addition to completing your return. They are familiar with tax-saving strategies, can help you organize and plan for next year’s taxes and … Continue reading

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New BBB Advertising Standards Reflect 21st Century Advertising in Traditional and New Media

Arlington, VA (February 12, 2015) – Better Business Bureau has made comprehensive changes to its cornerstone product, the BBB Code of Advertising, to reflect the many new ways advertisers reach consumers via websites, social media, texting and other channels. Every … Continue reading

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IRS Impostors Top BBB’s 10 Scams of 2014

IRS impostor scams top the list of scams encountered in 2014 by consumers, according to Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming. And, according to Shelley Polansky, vice president of communications, these scams are showing no signs of losing … Continue reading

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BBB Warning: Scammers Already Sending Fake Anthem Emails

It never takes long for scammers to exploit the latest news. Just a day after the announcement that as many as 80 million customers of Anthem could be victims of a data breach, scammers are sending out emails that very … Continue reading

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BBB Offers Advice on What to Do After a Data Breach Compromises Your Identity

Arlington, VA (February 5, 2015) – Tens of millions of Americans could be victims of the latest corporate data breach, this one at Anthem Insurance. Unknown hackers apparently stole personal identifying information (PII) from current and former Anthem customers, including … Continue reading

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RFSD Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Chromebooks in the Classroom, Using New Technology To Help Student Learning

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo… From student-created websites and digital maps of explorer routes to transforming science labs and creating self-paced video tutorials for math classes, Roaring Fork School District is celebrating its one-year anniversary using Chromebooks in the classroom. The district … Continue reading

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