CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Do you have piles of files? Are you drowning in documents? Clean out your desk drawers, filing cabinets, offices, closets and storage units and have those old documents securely shredded.
The Better Business Bureau will offer free, on-site, document shredding for individuals and small businesses as part of its nationwide Secure Your ID Day on Saturday, April 20, in south Charlotte.
"Shredding personal documents is one of the easiest ways that you can prevent identity theft," said BBB President Tom Bartholomy.
If you're going:
Date: Saturday, April 20 (rain or shine)
Time: 9 am to 1 pm
Location: Providence High School parking lot, 1800 Pineville-Matthews Road, Charlotte, NC 28270. Directions and Map
Limit: Four large bags or boxes per car.
Special thanks to our partners: CMPD, Shred-It, N.C. Secretary of State, and N.C. Dept. of Insurance.
Records Retention: Not sure what to keep and what to shred? BBB has a records retention guide.
The BBB’s next shredding event will be in October, 2013.