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BBB Institute Welcomes Two New Board Members
BBB Institute Welcomes Two New Board Members

Matt Fehling Steve Lepper We are thrilled to welcome Matt Fehling and Steve Lepper to our BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust Board of Directors! As President and CEO of BBB Serving the Pacific Southwest, Matt Fehling leads one of the most active and succ

Free Webinar. Opportunity Knocks: How to Spot and Avoid Employment Scams
Free Webinar. Opportunity Knocks: How to Spot and Avoid Employment Scams

Anyone can be defrauded by an employment scam. In this informative video, data shared from the 2022 BBB Scam Tracker Risk Report sheds light on how these scams are perpetrated, who is being targeted, and the behaviors and other factors that may influence

Introducing the BBB Scam Prevention Guide
Introducing the BBB Scam Prevention Guide

The BBB Scam Prevention Guide was designed to help consumers and small businesses recognize and avoid online scams and fraud. It provides an interactive experience to deliver articles, quizzes, research and the exclusive BBB Risk Calculator. 

BBB INSTITUTE WELCOMES PAYPAL TO CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL
BBB INSTITUTE WELCOMES PAYPAL TO CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL

The BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust (BBB Institute) is pleased to welcome PayPal to the Corporate Trust Council.

Free webinar on Demand: Protect Yourself from Romance Scams
Free webinar on Demand: Protect Yourself from Romance Scams

This 30-minute webinar will illuminate a crime the Federal Trade Commission estimates to have resulted in losses of $1.3B in 2022. .

BBB Institute releases 2022 annual report
BBB Institute releases 2022 annual report

BBB Institute's 2022 annual report spotlights the organization's research and consumer education initiatives.

BBB supports Military Consumer Month with education and tips
BBB supports Military Consumer Month with education and tips

Summer can mean vacations, cookouts, and a relaxing change of pace. For our active-duty military, it is also PCS (permanent change of station) time. Many of the things we take for granted this summer will come with certain risks for our nation’s her

BBB INSTITUTE WELCOMES ZELLE TO CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL
BBB INSTITUTE WELCOMES ZELLE TO CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL

BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust is pleased to welcome Zelle® to our Corporate Trust Council. The Zelle Network® connects more than 1,800 financial institutions of all sizes, enabling consumers and businesses to send digital payments to people

BBB Institute Welcomes Aric K. Perminter to Board
BBB Institute Welcomes Aric K. Perminter to Board

BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust is pleased to welcome Aric K. Perminter, Chairman & CEO of Lynx Technology Partners, LLC., as a new member of its Board of Directors. “I’m thrilled Aric K. Perminter has agreed to join the board,” said

BBB Institute Launches Program for Purpose-driven Businesses
BBB Institute Launches Program for Purpose-driven Businesses

BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust launched a new program with six participating BBBs in the U.S. and Canada to validate and spotlight the growing sector of purpose-driven businesses incorporating social impact into their business plans. The BBB4Good pro

Safer Internet Day: You're more likely to lose money to scams perpetrated online
Safer Internet Day: You're more likely to lose money to scams perpetrated online

Learn how to protect yourself The time people spend online continues to grow, and unfortunately, so does the frequency of online scams*. Start with Trust® Online, a research report published by BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust (BBB Institute) in Oc

ID Protection and Your Business: Protecting Your Business From Identity Theft and Data Breaches
ID Protection and Your Business: Protecting Your Business From Identity Theft and Data Breaches

Free webinar for small businesses to learn more about protecting your businesses from identity theft and data breaches. BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust, Small Business Association (SBA), and Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

Identity Theft: Identification and Protection
Identity Theft: Identification and Protection

Identity theft affects millions of Americans each year. The FTC received 5.8 million reports in 2021, although the actual number is much higher. The true number is hard to measure since many people do not report, and others may not even know they were imp

BBB Institute Welcomes Joan Giovanni
BBB Institute Welcomes Joan Giovanni

JOAN GIOVANNI Joan Giovanni serves as Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships and Development, responsible for the engagement and retention of funders to support our mission.

BBB INSTITUTE INTRODUCES CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL
BBB INSTITUTE INTRODUCES CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL

BBB Institute is excited to announce our newest program seeking to create national partnerships that protect consumers – the BBB Institute Corporate Trust Council. The Corporate Trust Council is a coalition of select companies that have joined with

BBB Institute Welcomes New Staff Member
BBB Institute Welcomes New Staff Member

The BBB’s Institute for Marketplace Trust welcomed Mark Batchelor to its team this quarter.

BBB Institute Welcomes New Board Members
BBB Institute Welcomes New Board Members

We are thrilled to announce two new additions to our BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust Board of Directors! Parag Shah, the Chief Ethics Officer for Nationwide, joins us with more than 21 years of legal, regulatory, transactional (including M&A), governa

FINRA Partnership
FINRA Partnership

The 2022 Fighting Financial Fraud (FFF) program, a partnership between FINRA Investor Education Foundation and BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust, is off to a great start! Through this partnership, we want to empower consumers and business owners to spot

New BBB Program Spotlights Purpose-driven Businesses
New BBB Program Spotlights Purpose-driven Businesses

Earlier this month, the BBB began piloting a new program to help consumers identify purpose-driven businesses in their communities. The new program is called BBB4Good.

BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust Receives Cy Pres Award from Consumer Class Action Case
BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust Receives Cy Pres Award from Consumer Class Action Case

The BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust (BBB Institute) is the recipient of a cy pres award from a settlement in Fitzhenry-Russell v. The Coca-Cola Company, No. 5:17-CV-00603.

BBB INSTITUTE WELCOMES ZELLE TO CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL

BBB INSTITUTE WELCOMES ZELLE TO CORPORATE TRUST COUNCIL

BBB Institute Welcomes Aric K. Perminter to Board

BBB Institute Welcomes Aric K. Perminter to Board

ID Protection and Your Business: Protecting Your Business From Identity Theft and Data Breaches

ID Protection and Your Business: Protecting Your Business From Identity Theft and Data Breaches

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