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Top Five Reasons to Fill Out the 2010 Census Form

March 2, 2010 Beth 1

In case you still have questions about the upcoming census, BBB offers more information here.  Also check out our related blog posts below. Every ten years the US federal government is required to count every man woman and child in […]

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Hiring a Carpet Cleaner

February 25, 2010 Beth 0

A friend vented to me this past weekend about her move-in-progress. She is preparing to leave her apartment for her first home and is finding the experience to be frustrating and expensive. This is part due to the fact she […]

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ABCs of Buying Your First Home

February 18, 2010 Beth 1

Since the foreclosure crisis began, consumers have been looking for simple answers to a complex problem.  Common questions we hear at the BBB include how one can avoid foreclosure, how to differentiate between different kinds of mortgages, where to get […]

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Can’t Pay Your Taxes? Contact the IRS First.

January 27, 2010 Beth 0

If you owe the IRS less than $25,000 and need help paying, consider the IRS Online Payment Agreement (OPA) before going to a third-party for payment assistance.   The agreement allows approved individuals to pay in installments. Unfortunately, we’ve heard from […]

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UBI Payment Services…Yet Another Scam.

January 19, 2010 Michelle 0

Here at your BBB we have received information on a scam that is appearing in consumers’ mailboxes nationwide. Our colleagues at Connecticut BBB write: Connecticut Better Business Bureau is alerting consumers to a scam involving a promise of thousands of […]

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FTC Launches New Debt Collection Video

January 18, 2010 Michelle 1

In continuation of the “Money Matters” blog posted last Thursday by Susan, the FTC has launched a consumer education video on debt collection. Watch the video below.For more information or to check out a business contact your BBB.  Related Posts: ¢ […]