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New partnership brings out best in local scene

Early this year, the first informal conversations about a possible collaboration started among the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance, the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado and the Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center. Sometime around June, those talks began taking on more substance and focus. Tuesday, top staff and board members of the three… Continue Reading New partnership brings out best in local scene

Early this year, the first informal conversations about a possible collaboration started among the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance, the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado and the Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center. Sometime around June, those talks began taking on more substance and focus. Tuesday, top staff and board members of the three… Continue Reading New partnership brings out the best in local scene

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One on One: BBB’s Noleen behind stronger Small Business Week

This year, National Small Business Week has taken a giant leap forward in El Paso County — and Marjorie Noleen is one of the people behind the push. Noleen, who is marketing director for the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado, teamed up with other small business proponents to present a widely varied schedule of… Continue Reading One on One: BBB’s Noleen behind stronger Small Business Week

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Barrett plans to revamp BBB’s role

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Barrett plans to revamp BBB’s role

Matt Barrett jumped into the Colorado Springs business scene about seven years ago when he took a job with the UCCS Small Business Development Center — and he’s been a major part of the business community ever since. He left SBDC early in 2011 to take a job as COO of Graham Advertising, but announced… Continue Reading Barrett plans to revamp BBB’s role

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Latest scam is look-alike invoice, BBB warns

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The Better Business Bureau is alerting area businesses about look-alike invoices from a California-based company trying to bill for hundreds of dollars. The phony bill is actually a solicitation, BBB officials said. Businesses in several states have reported receiving an invoice from “US Telecom” for hundreds of dollars to cover the cost of a one-year… Continue Reading Latest scam is look-alike invoice, BBB warns

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BBB warns consumers of loan scam

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Colorado is one of several states with residents who have fallen victim to an online loan scam, allegedly conducted by a company called Qxlonline.com, the Better Business Bureau reports. The BBB has given the company an “F” rating. The way the scam works is consumers seeking loans are asked to provide personal information in order… Continue Reading BBB warns consumers of loan scam

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The Pikes Peak Region of the American Red Cross does not solicit donations by phone, through door-to-door representatives or via email. The Better Business Bureau is advising the public to be aware of all scams related to the Waldo Canyon fire. Residents should not give money – especially cash – to anyone they do not… Continue Reading Scams are heating up as Waldo Canyon Fire continues

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The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to be aware of scams related to this weekend’s Waldo Canyon Fire. Following natural disasters, criminals come out of the woodwork to rip off those who are in an especially vulnerable situation, BBB officials said. The BBB has the following tips:   Before you do any repairs, check… Continue Reading BBB warns about fire scams during Waldo Canyon Fire

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The Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado is about to “Letter Rip” with a recycling day that aims to save trees and protect consumers from identity theft. The organization is teaming with Mobile Record Shredders and Blue Star Recyclers to host a document shredding and electronics recycling day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May… Continue Reading BBB wants to “Letter Rip” with recycling day

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BBB target of phishing scam

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The Better Business Bureau has once again become the target of phishing scam. The bureau reports that a fake email, claiming to be from a bbb.org address about a recently filed complaint is a scam. Although there are different variations circulating, all of the malicious emails contain links designed to infect computers with malware, a… Continue Reading BBB target of phishing scam

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