Better Business Bureau: The Best Ratings Money Can Buy

The Greater Company Bureau, 1 of the country's greatest acknowledged consumer watchdog groups, is becoming accused by business owners of working a "spend for perform" scheme in which A plus ratings are awarded to those who pay membership charges, and F ratings employed to punish individuals who never.

To show the level, a group of Los Angeles organization owners paid $425 to the Greater Enterprise Bureau and had been in a position to acquire an A minus grade for a non-existent firm known as Hamas, named after the Middle Eastern terror group.

"Right now, this rating method is really unworthy of client believe in or self-assurance," mentioned Connecticut attorney basic Richard Bl