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  • Tips on Hiring a BBB Accredited Contractor

    By: Better Business Bureau You can reach your BBB at info@bbbemail.org or (510) 844-2000, or by visiting bbb.org Hiring a contractor to help with home renovations can be a big decision. That’s why your Better Business Bureau encourages you to Start With Trust® by doing your research on bbb.org...
  • BBB Tip: Back to School

    Better Business Bureau It may seem like school just let out, but it’s already time to start thinking about the new school year! With back-to-school specials running all summer long, parents and students can start their shopping early and spread it out to avoid a hefty back-to-school shopping bill...
  • BBB Study: Online Romance Scams Stealing Millions from Unsuspecting Victims

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau On Feb 13, Better Business Bureau (BBB) released a new study that reveals an estimated one million Americans have been victimized in romance scams, with losses nearing one billion over the last three years. BBB warns those who use dating websites to...
  • Consejos para viajar con sus mascotas

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Para algunas personas, tener que despedirse de una mascota querida puede arruinar unas vacaciones. ¡Tengo amigos que no han tomado vacaciones en muchos años porque están demasiado apegados a su perro o a su gato! Sin embargo, tener una mascota no significa...
  • College Students Need to Protect Themselves from Identity Theft

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau College students prepare themselves for a variety of new experiences when they first move away from home. Identity theft, however, is one factor that they may not consider when thinking about the challenges that come with their newfound independence. Unfortunately, identity theft...
  • Los ganadores de los Premios Antorcha para la Ética son anunciados

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Better Business Bureau (BBB) sirviendo al San Francisco Bay Area y Northern Coastal California recientemente honró a tres ejemplares empresas locales a través de la competencia de los Premios Antorcha para la Ética. Los Premios Antorcha fueron creados para honrar a las...
  • Torch Awards for Ethics Winners Announced

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern coastal California recently recognized three exemplary local businesses through the Torch Awards for Ethics competition. The Torch Awards were created to honor businesses that demonstrate their commitment to trust and...
  • Consejos para establecer su negocio en un mercado saturado

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau La Semana Nacional de la Pequeña Empresa es del 30 de abril al 6 de mayo. ¿Le ha inspirado a convertir su pasión en un negocio? Tal vez usted tiene una gran idea y está listo para iniciar su propio negocio, pero...
  • Tips for Establishing Your Business in a Saturated Market

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Has National Small Business Week (April 30 – May 6) inspired you to take the plunge and turn your passion into a business? Maybe you have a great idea and are ready to start your own business, but you’re worried because the...