- Consumers want businesses they can TRUST.
That’s why almost 1,000 consumers a day call
the BBB and/or visit our web site BEFORE making their buying decisions. Seven
out of ten consumers say they would be more likely to buy from or hire a BBB
In a competitive
marketplace, BBB Accredited Businesses stand out because they are honest,
reliable and responsive to consumers.
Since consumers often compare multiple companies, being accredited by
the BBB gives you an edge.
Web Site Information
- As a BBB Accredited Business, you will have a full-page report for consumers
to view that confirms your excellent reputation and commitment to marketplace
ethics at www.bbb.org
Referral Lists - Every
day, consumers ask the BBB to refer them to reliable and trustworthy area
businesses. By visiting www.bbb.org consumers can select from a list of
business categories and view the names of BBB Accredited Businesses. This feature allows the BBB to refer you to
consumers who need your products/services and who are ready to spend money.
What is it worth for you to be on the BBB referral list? What might it cost you
not to be on it?
Accreditation - As a BBB Accredited Business, the BBB ADvantage PLUS
Program allows you to use the BBB name and logo on your advertising and
marketing materials including business cards, yellow page and directory
advertising, flyers, letterhead, proposals, invoices and receipts, etc.
Certificate and Decals
- As a BBB Accredited Business, you’ll also receive a full-color BBB Accredited
Business Certificate to proudly display at your office or carry in your
portfolio. In addition, static decals
are provided to place on windows and/or company vehicles.
Arbitration – These cost-saving services are available to all BBB
Accredited Businesses. Professionally-trained
mediators and arbitrators will assist in resolving any consumer disputes that
may arise between you and your customers that you cannot resolve yourself. BBB mediation and arbitration are fast, fair
and inexpensive ways to settle disputes without going to court. Upon request,
the BBB offers a pre-arbitration clause that you can insert into your sales
agreements and contracts as an added measure of protection to keep disputes out
of court and save you money.
Services - The BBB is making debt collection easy and affordable. There are
no up-front fees or minimum purchases required.
Plus, we do not withhold a percentage of money collected. Any money that we collect for you is
yours! The BBB collects thousands of
dollars per year for its Accredited Businesses!
News & Alerts
- As a BBB Accredited Business, you will receive business tips, news and alerts
on the latest frauds and scams, and information about upcoming BBB programs on
a monthly basis. You will also receive lists of new BBB Accredited Businesses,
companies with unanswered complaints and much more. BBB News and Alerts are
available at www.bbb.org.
The Better Business
Bureau of Southern
Piedmont Proudly Serves
Carolina: Anson, Cabarrus, Catawba, Cleveland,
Gaston, Lincoln, Mecklenburg,
S. Iredell, S. Rowan, Stanly and Union.
Lancaster, Marlboro and York