Better Business Bureau, the

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a U.S. organization that tries to make people confident about the businesses they use by keeping records about how businesses treat their customers

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Better Business Bureau — ˌBetter ˈBusiness ˌBureau abbreviation BBB noun [countable] COMMERCE ORGANIZATIONS in the US, a local organization, belonging to a national group of similar organizations, that gives advice and information to companies and consumers, and helps to …   Financial and business terms

  • Better Business Bureau Video Series — The Better Business Bureau Video Series (BBBVS), founded in 1995, is a consumer advocate company based in the United States devoted to supplying consumer information on the most inquired topics the Better Business Bureau receives every year. On… …   Wikipedia

  • Better Business Bureau - BBB — The Better Business Bureau (BBB) aims to promote ethical business practices, leading to an environment where buyers and sellers can operate under a common understanding of trust. Through encouraging better practices on the part of the consumer… …   Investment dictionary

  • Better Business Bureau — The Better Business Bureau (BBB) a été créé en 1912. Ce n est pas une agence gouvernementale, mais un réseau de BBB locaux basés aux États Unis et au Canada, qui travaillent ensemble à travers le Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB). Le but… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Better Business Bureau — Better Busi|ness Bu|reau, the a US organization for businesses and their customers. When customers believe they have been treated unfairly by a company or have bought a bad product, they often ask the Better Business Bureau for advice …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Better Business Bureau — n. A private, nonprofit organization that assists consumers and businesses with marketplace issues such as advertising and selling practices. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell.… …   Law dictionary

  • Better Business Bureau — Infobox Non profit Non profit name = Better Business Bureau Non profit founded date = 1912 founder = location = origins = key people = area served = United States, Canada focus = Consumer Protection method = revenue = endowment = num volunteers …   Wikipedia

  • Better Business Bureau — any of a nationwide system of local organizations, supported by business, whose function is to receive and investigate customer complaints of dishonest business practices. Abbr.: BBB * * * Any of several U.S., Puerto Rican, and Canadian… …   Universalium

  • Better Business Bureau — Local, business supported organizations that promote good business practices, receive complaints about specific businesses, and provide consumers with information about specific firms. The local bureaus are loosely affiliated with a national… …   Black's law dictionary

  • bureau — A third party providing a service to National Export Scheme ( NES) authorised traders to act as their direct Representative for the submission of pre shipment and Supplementary declarations. HM Customs & Revenue Glossary * * * bureau bu‧reau… …   Financial and business terms

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