7851, Report: #6339
Posted Date: Aug 24 2001
Capital Credit Alliance ripoff sham, only in america
I am a foreign national that has just moved to the states this year with my wife. My wife is currently working for a multinational corporation and I am on a visa that does not allow me to work here therefore I do not have a social security number but this company somehow managed to...
Capital Credit Alliance (CCA), Las Vegas, Nevada,
7852, Report: #6294
Posted Date: Aug 22 2001
JD Marvel Strikes Again!
My mother ordered 2 clocks from JD Marvel Products in June 2001. She sent them a money order payment of $49.53. She later recieved a post card stating that her order was delayed and it would be shipped on Aug 16. She hasn't recieved her clocks yet! We tried searching for a custom...
JD Marvel Products Inc, Champlain, New York,
7853, Report: #5968
Posted Date: Jul 30 2001
Arbor Green Landscape, Criag LaFlair (Land Tek)- The Parasite, Plymouth, MI & ..BBB is nothing but a 'wolf in sheep's clothing
I fully agree with you that the BBB is nothing but a 'wolf in sheep's clothing'organization that does nothing for the consumer. BBB is funded by member organizations and caters to their needs and not the needs of the general public. I complained about Land Tek (Arbor Green Lands...
Arbor Green Landscape(Land Tek) & BBB Better Business Bureau, Plymouth, Michigan,
7854, Report: #5954
Posted Date: Jul 29 2001
RAYLENE VAN WORTH WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND
I RECEIVED A LETTER THAT STATES THE SAME THINGS OTHERS HAVE RECEIVED I AM THANKFUL THAT I DID NOT SEND MONEY RAYLENE WILL GET HERS WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND....
RAYLENE VAN WORTH, BRICK, New Jersey,
7855, Report: #5679
Posted Date: Jul 09 2001
travel card international Deceptive RipOff
This is not a real offer. There is only one operator who tells you your getting travel vouchers and a credit card with a large limit. This is a rip off, because you don't recieve anything. They tell you to fax the company with verifing bank statements of the money they stole and ...
Travel Card International, Montego Bay, Nationwide,
7856, Report: #1032690
Posted Date: Jun 30 2001
HRS USA does it again
Missed a single payment and bingo a $29 late fee appears on my statement. I guess that makes up for their low interest rate. It would be nice if they offered to draft the payment monthly from my checking account but they'd rather charge me for that too.
HRS USA, Willmington, Delaware,
7857, Report: #5558
Posted Date: Jun 27 2001
Appliance Installers of Los Lngeles, incompetence bogus warranty. BBB will not show my complaint ever happened! What good is the BBB??
My husband and I had Appliance installers install our dishwasher in Los Angeles about a year and a half ago. Three months ago our Maytag dishwasher started to smoke. We had a Maytag repairman look at our dishwasher and he stated that the initial connection that was performed by App...
Appliance installers & BBB Better Business Bureau, Los Angeles, California,
Categories: Maintenance Companies
7858, Report: #1034415
Posted Date: Jun 20 2001
BBB has been Bad Biz for years. ..Join and stay in good standing
Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2001 10:23:51 -0500 Subject: BBB report To: [email protected] I just wanted to let you know that the BBB has been Bad Biz for years. Back in the late 80's I worked with my father at a now car biz Mesa Auto Auction, part of Auto Auctions of America, us...
Better Business Bureau BBB, Phoenix, Arizona,
7859, Report: #5334
Posted Date: Jun 18 2001
VCS. ripped me off ...BBB was NO help *REBUTTAL *EDitor's comment
I ordered a computer aug. 28th billed sept. 6th ... never received a computer ... called and complained several times ... saw another of there infomercials in mid december telling people that they would receive before Christmas if ordered today.. I called them and ask where mine...
VCS ( VIDEO COMPUTER STORE, Pipersville, Pennsylvania,
7860, Report: #4974
Posted Date: Apr 20 2001
screwed by Just Brakes & fraudulent Houston and Dallas offices of the Better Business Bureau.
I was recently screwed by Just Brakes for $572, and then again by the fraudulent Houston and Dallas offices of the Better Business Bureau. Then, luckily I started seaching the web and found The Ripoffreport.com, and I just wanted to say THANK YOU very much for your web site. I ...
Just Brakes & BBB Better Business Bureau, Houston, Texas,
Categories: Auto Repair Service
7861, Report: #4646
Posted Date: Apr 18 2001
Better Business Bureau BBB, corruption, fraud, liars and extortionists *UPDATE ..Dan Parsons of Houston BBB quit using position to launch personal petty vendettas
We are a business who thinks BBB is a rip off. We are general contractors who have been in business at the same corner, with the same phone # for 28 yrs. In the 70's we were BBB members and found it to be a rip off & never joined again until last year when several of our employe...
Better Business Bureau BBB, Houston, Texas,
7862, Report: #4940
Posted Date: Apr 17 2001
Bernard Haldane Associates: Hold on to your wallet
I am a qualified (BS, MBA, Proven track record of accomplishment) professional with a documented salary in excess of $130,000. I was looking for a shift in my career from contact administration to marketing. So I have been talking to ex-military and other friends and contacts whe...
Bernard Haldane Associates, Boston, Massachusetts,
Categories: Employment Services
7863, Report: #4688
Posted Date: Mar 14 2001
ECHOSTAR DISHNETWORK scam
The sattelite service dishnetwork is scamming people into paying for porn,I am going to stand tough and not give into their scare tactics, should this not say to them I or noone I know watched this smut or why would i take a chance with my credit?? They are scandolous.
ECHOSTAR (DISHNETWORK), LITTLETON, Colorado,
7864, Report: #4583
Posted Date: Mar 02 2001
Better Business Bureau BBB providing false information to consumers
We are general contractors who have been in business at the same corner, with the same phone # for 28 yrs. In the 70's we were members and found it to be a rip off & never joined again until last year when several of our employees really pushed for it. We completed the application...
Better Business Bureau BBB, Nationwide,
7865, Report: #4546
Posted Date: Feb 26 2001
BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU ( CREDIT CARD BY PHONE FOR THEIR FEE IS A SLICK WAY OF RIPPING CONSMERS OFF BOGUS INFO (METROPOLITAN NEW YORK BUREAU)
I like everyone else attempted assistance from the BBB by using the telephone initially. I did'nt have long distance so went out to purchase $5.00 calling card. My first call instructed me to put in company name I was inquiring about of course they had no information on the company...
Better Business Bureau of Metropolitan N.Y., NYC,, New York,
7866, Report: #4405
Posted Date: Feb 08 2001
Sun-Rite Publishing: Sent in the fee, and failed to get anything!
My name is Chris Miller.I had received the advertisment for Sun-Rite Publishing in the mail.Iwanted to give it a shot, so I sent in the fee to get my supplies.It has been a month and I still haven't received anything!All I want is my money back!
Sun-Rite Publishing, Tucson, California,
7867, Report: #1032812
Posted Date: Feb 05 2001
5 months and still NO Abslide!!!
I *cannot* believe this. I got sucked in by the Abslide Informercial back this past summer. I placed my order for it, by phone on Sept 6, 2000 (though, interestingly enough, their records show I ordered it in October). Well, it's now bloody well Feb 6, 2000 and no stinkin' Abslid...
Sylmark, No clue, California,
7868, Report: #4225
Posted Date: Jan 19 2001
A BBB or RRR ? Denver Better Business Bureau, not what it used to be A former Commercial Manager of the Denver Area Better Business Bureau reveals. *UPDATE
A BBB or RRR ? Check me out ! I was Commercial Manager of the Denver Area Better Business Bureau. (Back some 35 years ago.) W.Dan Bell was General Manager at the time. He pioneered efforts to establish various Trade Groups for the purpose of policing their own specific Indust...
BBB Better Business Bureau, Denver, Colorado,
7869, Report: #3804
Posted Date: Jan 07 2001
Mesatronics TV repair shop ripoff Frank Monteleon & Pete Zachman .. not worth a dam
A tech named Sam came out to the house from Mesatronics. Our complaint with the T.V. was the picture would go black and then come on, at the top it would have swirling colored lines, it was an intermittent problem.. He looked at it for awhile then said he had one like it and knew th...
Mesatronics TV repair shop, Gilbert, Arizona,
Categories: Television Parts & Services
7870, Report: #3701
Posted Date: Dec 22 2000
What's the point of the Better Business Bureau BBB? Pure consumer deception. Homeside Lending a member in good standing over 131 complaints.
I don't understand what the point is to have the BBB anymore? After filing a complaint about a mortgage company, which already had 130 complaints against them, I was basically told that nothing could be done. Hire a lawyer if I wanted to proceed. By the way, the company, Homeside...
Better Business Bureau BBB, Nationwide,
7871, Report: #3726
Posted Date: Oct 31 2000
BBB How Can We Fool You Today, Stupid! Better Business Bureau or Big Bunch of Bull?
BBB: How Can We Fool You Today, Stupid! Better Business Bureau or Big Bunch of Bull? Consumer Opens Up Giant Can of Whup-Ass on Better Business Bureau. Read All About It..... Deceptive Advertising: Reguarding all the other reports on this web site Rip-OffReport.com I too, ...
BBB Better Business Bureau, Nationwide,
7872, Report: #1263
Posted Date: Feb 13 2000
BBB Better Business Bureau, What the public should know .........DON'T TRUST THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU'S INFORMATION ON BUSINESSESS!
DON'T TRUST THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU! THE PUBLIC SHOULD KNOW The better business bureau does not: *Report complaints about member businesses. *Actively investigate complaints about member businesses. *Verify information provided by member businesses. I lost $16,0...
BBB Better BusinessBureau, Arlington, VA & Nationwide,
7873, Report: #714
Posted Date: Nov 15 1999
Nation-wide Fraud at Travelers Express .. BBB Better Business Bureau rip-off
Company sells money orders in amounts up to $500 each. In any case where you have to report a missing m/o T.E. will instruct you to send additional fee w/ rush request for Stop-Pay. T.E. will next pretend that they did not order a Stop-Pay on your missing m/o - but they did. ...
VIAD Corp., Az., Phoenix,