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<p>The [http://www.bbb.org/ '''Better Business Bureaus (BBB)'''] is a non-profit service organization supported by businesses which stress compliance with ethical standards of marketplace conduct. The BBB will arbitrate consumer business disputes informally and privately if the consumer and business cannot resolve an issue. Both parties must agree to the arbitration decision, which is final and binding.</p><br>
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The [http://www.bbb.org/ '''Better Business Bureaus (BBB)'''] is a non-profit service organization supported by businesses which stress compliance with ethical standards of marketplace conduct. The BBB will arbitrate consumer business disputes informally and privately if the consumer and business cannot resolve an issue. Both parties must agree to the arbitration decision, which is final and binding.
 
   
 
   
<p>The BBB also has a variety of pamphlets and other educational materials to inform consumers about purchasing and to provide performance reports on individual companies.</p><br>
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The BBB also has a variety of pamphlets and other educational materials to inform consumers about purchasing and to provide performance reports on individual companies.
  
'''<font color="#4AA02C">Council of Better Business Bureaus</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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'''Council of Better Business Bureaus'''
4200 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 600<br>
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Arlington, VA 22201<br>
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(703) 276-0100<br>
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(703) 525-8277 Fax<br>
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(800) 955-5100 Auto Line<br>
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[http://www.bbb.org/ '''www.bbb.org''']<br>
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4200 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 600
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Arlington, VA 22201
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(703) 276-0100
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(703) 525-8277 Fax
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(800) 955-5100 Auto Line
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[http://www.bbb.org/ '''www.bbb.org''']
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'''The BBB cannot assist with:'''
  
'''The BBB cannot assist with:'''<br>
 
 
* Legal advice or where legal action was initiated  
 
* Legal advice or where legal action was initiated  
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* Collection of debts  
 
* Collection of debts  
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* Debt collection mediation once collection agency is involved  
 
* Debt collection mediation once collection agency is involved  
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* Credit ratings on companies or individuals  
 
* Credit ratings on companies or individuals  
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* Employer-employee or non-business disputes  
 
* Employer-employee or non-business disputes  
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* Malpractice claims against doctors, dentists, lawyers, etc.  
 
* Malpractice claims against doctors, dentists, lawyers, etc.  
 
* Test or rate products, or judge prices per se  
 
* Test or rate products, or judge prices per se  
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* Does not endorse, recommend, or disapprove of any product, service, or company  
 
* Does not endorse, recommend, or disapprove of any product, service, or company  
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* Tenant/landlord issues  
 
* Tenant/landlord issues  
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* State or government agency issues  
 
* State or government agency issues  
* Old complaints (if over a year old may not be investigated)<br>
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* Old complaints (if over a year old may not be investigated)
 
   
 
   
'''Central California and Inland Empire Counties:'''<br>
 
121 E. Main, Suite 108<br>
 
Visalia, CA 93291<br>
 
(559)553-4469<br>
 
Email - info@bbbcencal.bbb.org<br>
 
  
'''Portions of Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Mono Counties:'''<br>
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'''Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Inland Empire, Merced, ADD Riverside, San Bernardino and Tulare Counties:'''
 
   
 
   
Central California<br>
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Central California
2600 W. Shaw Lane<br>
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Fresno, CA 95711<br>
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(559) 222-8111<br>
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(559) 228-6518 Fax<br>
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[http://www.fresno.bbb.org/ '''fresno.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email - info@bbbcencal.bbb.org<br>
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2600 W. Shaw Lane
  
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Fresno, CA 93711
  
'''Portions of Kern, Kings, Inyo, Tulare, and Mono Counties:'''<br>
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(559) 222-8111
  
1601 H Street, Suite 101<br>
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(559) 228-6518 Fax
Bakersfield, CA 93301<br>
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(661) 322-2074<br>
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(661) 322-8318 Fax<br>
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[http://www.bakersfield.bbb.org/ '''bakersfield.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email - info@bbbcencal.org<br>
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[http://www.fresno.bbb.org/ '''fresno.bbb.org''']
  
  
'''Butte, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lake Tahoe basin, Lassen, Modoc, Mother Lode, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, and Yuba Counties:'''
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1601 H Street, Suite 101
  
3075 Beacon Blvd.<br>
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Bakersfield, CA 93301
West Sacramento, CA 95691<br> 
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(916) 443-6843<br>
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(916) 443-0376 Fax<br>
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[http://www.Necal.bbb.org/ '''necal.bbb.org''']<br> 
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Email - info@necal.bbb.org<br>
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(800) 675-8118
  
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[http://www.bakersfield.bbb.org/ '''bakersfield.bbb.org''']
  
'''Northern Nevada:'''<br>
 
  
4834 Sparks Blvd., Suite 102<br>
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Alpine, Amador, Butte, ADD Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lake Tahoe basin, Lassen, Modoc, Mother Lode, ADD Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, ADD Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, and Yuba Counties:  
Sparks, NV 89436<br>
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(775) 322-0657<br>
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(775) 322-8163 Fax<br>
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(888) 350-4222<br>
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[http://www.reno.bbb.org/ '''www.reno.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email - info@reno.bbb.org<br>
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10399 Old Placerville Road
  
'''Southern Nevada:'''<br>
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Sacramento, CA 95827
  
6040 S. Jones Blvd.<br>
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(916) 443-6843
Las Vegas, NV 89118<br>
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(702) 320-4500<br>
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(702) 320-4560 Fax<br>
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[http://www.southernnevada.bbb.org/ '''www.southernnevada.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email - info@sn.bbb.org<br>
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(916) 368-7928  Fax
  
'''San Diego and Imperial counties:'''<br>
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[http://www.Necal.bbb.org/ '''necal.bbb.org'''
  
4747 Viewridge Avenue #200<br>
 
San Diego, CA 92123<br>
 
(858) 496-2131<br>
 
(858) 496-2141 Fax<br> 
 
[http://www.sandiego.bbb.org/ '''sandiego.bbb.org''']<br>
 
Email - info@sandiego.bbb.org<br>
 
  
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'''San Diego counties:'''
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4747 Viewridge Avenue #200
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San Diego, CA 92123
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(858) 496-2131
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(858) 496-2141 Fax 
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https://www.bbb.org/us/ca/san-diego
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Gateway Plaza
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120 Newport Center Drive
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Newport Beach, CA 92660
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(949) 269-3255
 
   
 
   
'''Santa Clara, San Benito, Santa Cruz, Silicon Valley, and Monterey counties:'''<br>
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'''Santa Clara, San Benito, Santa Cruz, Los Angeles, and Monterey counties:'''
  
1112 S. Bascom Avenue<br>
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1112 S. Bascom Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128<br>
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(408) 278-7400<br>
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(408) 278-7444 Fax<br>
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[http://www.sanjose.bbb.org/ '''sanjose.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email - info@bbbsilicon.org<br>
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San Jose, CA 95128
  
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(408) 278-7400
  
'''San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California:'''<br>
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(408) 278-7444 Fax
  
1000 Broadway, Suite 625<br>
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https://www.bbb.org/local-bbb/bbb-of-los-angeles-and-silicon-valley
Oakland, CA 94607<br>
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(510) 844-2000<br>
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(510) 844-2100 Fax<br>
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[http://www.goldengate.bbb.org/ '''goldengate.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email: info@bbbemail.org<br>
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San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California, Alameda, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Martinez, Mendocino, Napa, San Mateo, Sonoma Counties:
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1000 Broadway, Suite 625
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Oakland, CA 94607
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(510) 844-2000
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(510) 844-2100 Fax
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https://www.bbb.org/local-bbb/golden-gate-better-business-bureau
  
 
   
 
   
'''Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino Counties:'''<br>
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Orange Counties:'''
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'''Orange County'''
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1010 E. Missouri Ave.
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Phoenix, AZ 85014
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(877) 291-6222
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https://www.bbb.org/us/ca/orange
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'''Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties (Tri-Counties):'''  
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211 E. Victoria Street Ste. A
  
'''Los Angeles County'''<br>
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Santa Barbara, CA 93101
448 South Hill Street, Suite 418<br>
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Los Angeles, CA 90013<br>
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(213) 631-3600<br>
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[http://www.bbb.org/losangelessiliconvalley/ '''losangeles.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email: info@LosAngelesSiliconValleyBBB.org<br>
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'''Orange County'''<br>
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(805) 963-8657
500 North State College Blvd., Suite 1100<br>
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Orange, CA 92862<br>
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(800) 600-7050<br>
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[http://www.bbb.org/sdoc/ '''orangecounty.bbb.org''']<br>
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Email: info@sandiego.bbb.org<br>
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(805) 702-0958 fax
  
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santabarbara.bbb.org
  
'''Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties (Tri-Counties):'''<br>
 
  
213 Santa Barbara Street<br>
 
Santa Barbara, CA 93101<br>
 
(888) 983-3122<br>
 
(703) 525-8277 Fax<br>
 
[http://www.santabarbara.bbb.org/ '''santabarbara.bbb.org''']<br>
 
Email: info@santabarbara.bbb.org<br>
 
  
  
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908-Better Business Bureau

BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU go back


The Better Business Bureaus (BBB) is a non-profit service organization supported by businesses which stress compliance with ethical standards of marketplace conduct. The BBB will arbitrate consumer business disputes informally and privately if the consumer and business cannot resolve an issue. Both parties must agree to the arbitration decision, which is final and binding.

The BBB also has a variety of pamphlets and other educational materials to inform consumers about purchasing and to provide performance reports on individual companies.

Council of Better Business Bureaus

4200 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 600

Arlington, VA 22201

(703) 276-0100

(703) 525-8277 Fax

(800) 955-5100 Auto Line

www.bbb.org


The BBB cannot assist with:

  • Legal advice or where legal action was initiated
  • Collection of debts
  • Debt collection mediation once collection agency is involved
  • Credit ratings on companies or individuals
  • Employer-employee or non-business disputes


  • Malpractice claims against doctors, dentists, lawyers, etc.
  • Test or rate products, or judge prices per se
  • Does not endorse, recommend, or disapprove of any product, service, or company
  • Tenant/landlord issues
  • State or government agency issues
  • Old complaints (if over a year old may not be investigated)


Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Inland Empire, Merced, ADD Riverside, San Bernardino and Tulare Counties:

Central California

2600 W. Shaw Lane

Fresno, CA 93711

(559) 222-8111

(559) 228-6518 Fax

fresno.bbb.org


1601 H Street, Suite 101

Bakersfield, CA 93301

(800) 675-8118

bakersfield.bbb.org


Alpine, Amador, Butte, ADD Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lake Tahoe basin, Lassen, Modoc, Mother Lode, ADD Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, ADD Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, and Yuba Counties:

10399 Old Placerville Road

Sacramento, CA 95827

(916) 443-6843

(916) 368-7928 Fax

necal.bbb.org


San Diego counties:

4747 Viewridge Avenue #200

San Diego, CA 92123

(858) 496-2131

(858) 496-2141 Fax

https://www.bbb.org/us/ca/san-diego

Gateway Plaza

120 Newport Center Drive

Newport Beach, CA 92660

(949) 269-3255

Santa Clara, San Benito, Santa Cruz, Los Angeles, and Monterey counties:

1112 S. Bascom Avenue

San Jose, CA 95128

(408) 278-7400

(408) 278-7444 Fax

https://www.bbb.org/local-bbb/bbb-of-los-angeles-and-silicon-valley


San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California, Alameda, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Martinez, Mendocino, Napa, San Mateo, Sonoma Counties:

1000 Broadway, Suite 625

Oakland, CA 94607

(510) 844-2000

(510) 844-2100 Fax

https://www.bbb.org/local-bbb/golden-gate-better-business-bureau


Orange Counties:


Orange County

1010 E. Missouri Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85014

(877) 291-6222

https://www.bbb.org/us/ca/orange


Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties (Tri-Counties):

211 E. Victoria Street Ste. A

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

(805) 963-8657

(805) 702-0958 fax

santabarbara.bbb.org




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