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Do you believe it is important to join the Better Business Bureau?

Yes
54%
No
18%
Not sure
26%
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Question: Do you believe it is important to join the Better Business Bureau?
Top Answer (54% of 2674 votes): Yes.

Answer: Not sure
Explanation: At this time we have no intentions to join the local BBB
Kingcarz Services
Answer: No
Explanation: The BBB is a private company and has a pay-to-play model. Most people don't know that if a company pays then they can, as far as the BBB is concerned, be beyond reproach.
Aegis Electric LLC
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I am a brand new company. My experience in the field was from working for somebody else who knows about these particular things that I have to figure out very soon!
Hit the Gas LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: My company is accredited by the BBB and has an A+ Rating.
JPS-WNC llc
Answer: No
Explanation: Only have 1 employee
Hudson Real Estate
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: Haven't explored this one to know for sure.
Telefriend Consulting LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I have been in the past.
Misija construction
Answer: Yes
Explanation: It gives credibility to the company.
Northwestern Mutual
Answer: No
Explanation: Many political positions taken don’t match my personal positions.
Executive Advisory Services, INC
ProMatcher
Answer: No
Explanation: In the age of internet pier review sites, the BBB has lost it's relevance
McLaughlin Design & Construction LLC
Answer: No
Explanation: No. While we have an A+ rating with the BBB because of our commitment to outstanding customer service , it seems distasteful to me to pay to be "accredited". This does not stop the BBB from asking me repeatedly, though.
Therma Shield Solar Control
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Helps customer know what they are getting into.
Insights at the beach
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Our next step.
Heart and Soul Culinary
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Qualifying and having a listing with the BBB is favorable if you have the budget.
Grace Event Productions
Answer: No
Explanation: I do not belong to the better business bureau.
The Advancement Group Investment Fund, LLC.
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: As apposed to online ratings of a company the BBB actually investigate complaints and they may not be as bad as they actually seem.
My Electrician
Answer: No
Explanation: My clients would seldom use the Better Business Bureau to verify my business
Genesis Consultants, Inc.
Answer: Yes
Explanation: It offers credibility.
HR Consulting Services LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: NA
Fulcrum Wealth Advisor
Answer: No
Explanation: I don't want to waste time listening to people who'd rather talk than do things.
Drapes and Decor
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Business reviews are important to the customer, and the BBB can help.
Reality Property Inspections
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Yes
North State Inspections
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I don't believe it is a necessity.
Kairos Home Inspections
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Consumers need a way of gauging a company's reputation. Belonging to more than one organization is away for a company to show its potential clients that it operates in a professional manner.
Power Now Solutions , Inc.
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: I want customers to see I operate my business with integrity and I think that people often turn to the BBB when they are researching who to do business with you.
Dahl Travel LLC
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I've been told it's not necessary. I haven't so far and have had no complaints.
DEBRA GAYLE DESIGNS
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Better business bureau is a great accountability source, and good reviews. Very credible.
Lynn Laramore Thinking Into Results
ProMatcher
Answer: No
Explanation: Just a pay to play company
Georgia Master Plumbing
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: We have not joined the BBB (yet) due to the option for customers to leave "customer reviews" on websites concerning a business!
Derricos mobile car wash and detail
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: Based in the UK.
Biz & Techie Writing Services Ltd
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: It reinforces the message that we are a reputable company, and care about providing a quality product.
Cube Smart
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I may in September
Patrick and sonia lawless LLC
Answer: Yes
Explanation: I do believe that the BBB is an important vetting tool for a consumer to ensure that a third party has evaluated the worthiness of the company to serve in the capacity it advertises in. We participate with BBB in ensuring clients have good information to make an informed decision about the company they hire for a repair in their home.
Reliable Appliance Repair Service Orlando
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Member of Southern Colorado New Mexico BBB with a A+ Rating
Desert Oasis Tree Service
Answer: No
Explanation: BBB is just another company scamming people. I was a member until I figured out it made no difference for the most part. I believe I was paying over $400 a year for a sticker.
Worsley Inspections LLC
Answer: Yes
Explanation: I have recently joined the Better Business Bureau
Rays mobile locksmith
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Depends on the place. More Entrepreneurs are looking closely at these organizations and the value they offer
HYDROWISE
Answer: No
Explanation: I feel it is unnecessary as the lenders to whom I refer business are members and that's who is really important to the borrower.
Commercial Mortgage Services
Answer: No
Explanation: Unnecessary expense
Audio Plus
ProMatcher
Answer: No
Explanation: The better business bureau is a scam. They make contractors pay to be on their website. Its all about business and making money to them.
Barrows Contracting Inc
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I don't know if it matters for my business
rejuvit therapies
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Quality Image and credibility is very important.
Savvy Way Skin
ProMatcher
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I never have and probably only been ask maybe twice.
popes painting
Answer: No
Explanation: I have no opinion on the matter I try to get testimonials from people and offer the best possible service to all!
KF Home Sales @ Quality First Real Estate Group
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: Our business is better. The BBB has never contacted us, nor have we attempted at this time to contact them.
TVmtn.com
ProMatcher
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I thought about it, I should do that.
Venetian Plastering, Misha Creations
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: Its a networking club and you pay to join just like many others, I don't know if all the review or info is legit
SI Financial
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: BBB has reported some companies as highly rated, that I wouldn't/couldn't recommend. There's more information and background checks required to have more integrity for me to rate this as important.
ComForCare Home Care
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Yes. The BBB adds to ones business credibility.
Affordable Party Planning
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I have mixed feelings on this. Social Media has led to the rise of fake reviews (both good and bad).
21st Century Financial
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Credibility is important in any venture.
Mersatech Merchant & Mobile App Services
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: I have always been a member of the BBB even when I was doing construction
Huskey Home Inspection, LLC
Answer: Yes
Explanation: But I've always been honest.so in my case would not matter.
Sky JP cleaning
Answer: Yes
Explanation: We are a member of the BBB
QUALITY CONTRACTORS
ProMatcher
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: I do not feel skin care would qualify.
Mary Kay Skin Care
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: There are better ways of checking on a business.
Patton Building Services
Answer: No
Explanation: People are very concerned with background, ethics, and trust in financial industry.
Y H & C Investments
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Shows you are trustworthy
BeautiControl
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: My through other businesses experience has been that they sometimes are not researching reported problems in the required depth. I have bee a member through most of my 40 years in business.
Barretta & Associates
Answer: No
Explanation: no reason
KIRKENDALL Insurance LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: not sure how to join Better Business Bureau but always satisfy our customers
TPS PLOWING
Answer: Yes
Explanation: I believe joining the better business Bureau will help clients feel at ease when dealing with a company.
Amber Garcia Healthcare Solutions Team Agent
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: It depends upon the type of business. For a local business that provides a service which might be considered "risky" - I think it makes sense because it adds some comfort to the buyer.
Business Growth Masters, LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: No
Explanation: I have seen no positive (or negative) results when being a member in the past
Innovative Design Build LLC
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Yes!
Hause Designs
Answer: No
Explanation: My exposure to them was never worth it in the past.
Contractors Corp.
ProMatcher
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: not sure
alvaradomasonry
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Yes, we believe that the client will be confident of our work.
House Stars Holiday Lighting Installation
Answer: Yes
Explanation: In the modern business climate we believe any and all ways to substantiate and keep great business practices is helpful to everyone.
Bluberry Productions, LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: No
Explanation: They have effect on your business if you work from home like many entrepreneurs today
Career Performancce Institute
Answer: Yes
Explanation: helps keep business in check
Selena's Landscape, design & Tree Service, LLC
Answer: No
Explanation: While the better business bureau at one time was a great tool to find local businesses there are too many other outlets available now that are unbiased. The BBB can make complaints not visible after a settlement is made. Someone puts a complaint on google or angies list it stays there until the person who made the claim changes or removes the complaint.
Morrow Inspection Services, PLLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes
Explanation: The BBC is a creditable business that helps to insure the credit ability of other businesses. It is nationally known and helps the name of any business associated with it.
Covert Operations: Alpha
Answer: Yes
Explanation: They have been an important organization for business credibility for a very long time.
Best Choice Inspections
Answer: Yes
Explanation: They rate us with a 5 Star Rating.
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