Better Business Bureau

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Uber, Lyft Receive Failing Grades From Better Business Bureau

As ridesharing services continue to grow in popularity, the San Francisco Better Business Bureau has given failing grades to Uber and Lyft.


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ConsumerWatch: Beware Of Election Season Scams

The Better Business Bureau warns that this prime season for politics can also be a prime season for certain scams.


ConsumerWatch: Cheap Prison Phone Calls Come With Glitch

Inmates at California’s state prisons have long complained about the difficulty and expense of making pay phone calls from inside their lockups to their friends, families and lawyers.


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ConsumerWatch: Costly College Scholarship Lists May Not Pay Off

The Better Business Bureau has warned college students and their parents to avoid companies that charge fees for scholarship information or advice. The BBB said all the information any student needs to learn how to finance their education is available for free.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/06/2011

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ConsumerWatch: San Francisco Hot Tub Firm Faces Flood Of Complaints

A San Francisco-based vendor of hot tubs is in hot water with customers and the Better Business Bureau over the amount of complaints it has received.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/28/2011

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ConsumerWatch: Cheap Air Duct Cleaning Offers Can Become Costly

Sign up for a low-cost air duct cleaning and you could end up with a lot more than you bargained for, warns the Better Business Bureau of Northern California.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/15/2010