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More scams since PFD payouts

...recipients $2,072 on Thursday. That same day, the Better Business Bureau and the Anchorage Police Department received several...immediately, the Alaska Dispatch News reports.Better Business Bureau Alaska regional manager Michelle Tabler said the...
CIRI Alaska Tourism wins business honor

CIRI Alaska Tourism is the Better Business Bureau's 2015 Business of the Year Torch Award winner...recognized for excellence in the marketplace by the Better Business Bureau," said Gideon Garcia, chief operating officer...
Glacier Smoothie Soaps celebrates prestigious BBB award

...Glacier Smoothie Soaps' achievement of receiving the Better Business Bureau's 2014 Alaska Business of the Year Torch Award...third-generation, family-run store."The Better Business Bureau is the authority of what is good and what is right...
Chamber discusses new scams and identity theft

...scams were the topic of discussion at the Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Thursday. Three members from the Better Business Bureau's Alaska, Oregon and western Washington region spoke on how to identify these scams and what to do about them...
Better Business Bureau offers $10k scholarship

The Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington has launched the 2015 Students of Integrity Scholarship. High school seniors in...
BBB'S high school scholarship deadline approaches

In 2014, Better Business Bureau will make it easier for six students to attend college. Through BBB Foundation, one $1,000 scholarship and one $1,500 scholarship...
SUPER BOWL WATCH: Beyonce, avocados, practice

...websites selling counterfeit merchandise, some so sophisticated they include anti-virus logos and the seal of the Better Business Bureau - making them almost impossible to tell them apart from legitimate vendors.Morton said federal officials have...
Family sits in empty house waiting for their belongings

...scammed. But for the Hawkins family it's after the fact. Pascale Hawkins said she has filed complaints with the Better Business Bureau, the Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. In the meantime, the family is working...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...for overpriced survival and software products that claim to be necessary to face the potential Y2K crisis. The Better Business Bureau urges consumers to shop around and get a decent price on any Y2K related product. The organization encourages...
Egg trade group misleads consumers

...The United Egg Producers has a history of misleading consumers when it comes to animal welfare. In fact, the Better Business Bureau ruled that the group engaged in misleading advertising related to animal care. And just a few months ago, the...


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