Category Archives: BBB

Scams Are No Joking Matter

April Fool’s Day is right around the corner and pranks galore will be played on unsuspecting people. Fraudsters, however, pull pranks every day of the year. This means people of all ages need to be vigilant about knowing how to … Continue reading

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BBB Hires Ethics Program Coordinator

Keith Bearden has joined BBB Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming Institute for Marketplace Trust in the newly created position of program coordinator for In Pursuit of Ethics, an ethics-training program offered to local high schools by the BBB Center for … Continue reading

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Do You Have an Elevator Pitch?

Have you perfected your elevator speech? Do you even have an elevator pitch? You know, that 30-second to a minute-long commercial about your job and/or your business or organization? Even if you don’t live or work anywhere near an elevator, … Continue reading

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Have a Complaint? Let BBB & FTC Know About It

Last year, more than 2.5 million consumers filed complaints with the Consumer Sentinel Network – a program of the Federal Trade Commission. Fraud-related complaints topped the annual report at 60 while identity theft accounted for 13 percent of all complaints. … Continue reading

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Getting Bugged? BBB Offers Tips on Pest Control

Warmer temperatures bring out various insects you probably don’t want in or around your home. Better Business Bureau Serving Northern Colorado generally sees an increase in consumer inquiries for pest control businesses during spring and summer as people try to … Continue reading

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3D Printer Company Fails to Fulfill Customers’ Orders

Better Business Bureau® Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming warns consumers that Wood and Plastic LLC, a Fort Collins-based company doing business as EZ3D, is not fulfilling customers’ orders and therefore has an F rating for not responding to consumer complaints. … Continue reading

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Interested in Crowdfunding? BBB Advises Doing Due Diligence First

Many entrepreneurs, nonprofit fundraisers and others now use crowd-funding websites to introduce their products and causes to the world and to raise money. The most common types of nonprofit crowdfunding efforts are those for novel charities, disaster-relief efforts, and helping … Continue reading

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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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