Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Terrible Hole, IN
Originally posted by jrm
Personally, I'd trust the opinion of neighboring businesses more than the BBB. I consider the BBB a tool for businesses to hide behind in the event of a problem. Last time I checked, the BBB will only tell you if they are a member in "good standing" or not. To be in good standing, they need to send in their dues regularly.
Had a BAD experience with them as a consumer and received zero satisfaction from crappy repair shop. Now when they call my business to ask me to become a member, I call them all sorts of names and tell them where to go.
>>Rant mode off<<
I'm not sure of the politics behind the BBB, but I'll take your word for it. It should be able to tell you if there are complaints though, no (perhaps the place he's looking didn't pay their dues
I would agree it would be good to talk to neighbors too, and any other source of info would be good. I meant the BBB link as just a
The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all of fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist, infanticidal, genocidal, filicidal, pestilential, megalomanical, sadomasochistic, capriciously malevolent bully. - Richard Dawkins, The God Delusion