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“Shop Savvy” on Cyber Monday - and Every Day

Cyber Monday is one of the biggest days of the year for online sales. The National Retail Federation expects online sales this holiday season to reach $105 billion, and many...

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BBB's Holiday Helper: A Guide to Gifting and Giving

Although retail stores skip right from ghosts and pumpkins to tinsel and mistletoe, the Thanksgiving weekend is still the traditional kick-off to the holiday shopping season. Better Business Bureau is...

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Two Named to Holiday Folk Fair International Hall of Fame

Two long-time event participants have been named to the Holiday Folk Fair International Volunteer Hall of Fame and each will be recognized at the 72nd annual event to be held...

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MATC 's New Aesthetician Spa to Open at Mequon Campus Nov. 17

Milwaukee Area Technical College’s new Aesthetician Spa, staffed by MATC instructors and students from the new aesthetician technical diploma program, will open Tuesday, Nov. 17, in Room A233 at the...

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BBB: "Shop Sure" When Navigating Black Friday Sales

The day after Thanksgiving was originally dubbed “Black Friday” as a negative due to traffic, crowds and hostile behavior. It’s now a positive for many people who get excited for...

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JBF Holiday Consignment Sale Starts Wednesday

The Just Between Friends (JBF) first-ever Holiday Consignment Sale at the Ozaukee County Fairgrounds opens Wednesday, Nov. 11, and goes into Saturday, Nov. 14. The sale will feature over...

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Special Events Showcased at Holiday Folk Fair International

A variety of special events will be highlighted throughout the grounds at the 72nd annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival, to be held Fri., Nov. 20 –...

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BBB Tips for Seasonal Employment

If you are looking for a part-time holiday job, Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin recommends starting your search now, with the reminder that a part-time position can possibly become full-time...

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BBB Free Shred Event to Help Fight Identity Theft Destroys 65 Thousand Pounds of Documents

The Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin’s fall ShredFest events in Milwaukee, Appleton, and Madison were very successful. We had a combined total of more than 1,890 cars and shredded 32.5...

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BBB Halloween Tips: Pop-up Store Frights and Web Entanglements

With all of the activity expected in the marketplace surrounding Halloween, Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin believes it is important to check companies before you purchase merchandise to enhance your...

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Russ Darrow Group Teams with McDonald’s to Provide “All Day Breakfast”

Russ Darrow Group has partnered with McDonald’s Southeastern Wisconsin to help deliver breakfast items to winners of their “Breakfast for Lunch for Ten” promotion, via its “All Day Breakfast Mobile.” To...

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Local Contractor on Mission to Educate First Time Homeowners

New Berlin, WI, October 5, 2015: A local home service company specializing in plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and bathroom remodeling is on a mission to educate consumers about choosing...

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Prepare Plumbing for Cool Weather

New Berlin, WI, September 15, 2015: As we slowly stop using our air conditioners and start turning our heat on, the experts at Flat Rate Home Services advise their...

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Watch for New Technology at the Cash Register

New Option Offers Stronger Protection Against Fraud A crucial technological advancement is appearing in consumers' wallets and greeting them at the checkout counter: "smart" credit cards and merchants' card readers. The...

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Just Between Friends’ West Bend Consignment Sale Starts Wednesday

The fall Just Between Friends (JBF) giant, five-day consignment sales starts this coming Wednesday, September 30, and will run through Sunday, October 4, at the Washington County Fair Park....

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Just Between Friends Announces Three Fall Sales in Metro Area

Just Between Friends (JBF) has announced three Fall community children’s and maternity consignment sales in the metro area. The Milwaukee sale will be held September 20 through 26 at...

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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Issues Donor Advisory for Syrian Refugee Assistance

As the Syrian refugee crisis continues to grow, BBB Wise Giving Alliance (BBB WGA) warns donors to be cautious when making donations to assist refugees in need. “Tragedies generate public sympathy...

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Tired of Waiting to Get Into Your Physician for a New Injury?

Physical Therapy (PT) is the treatment of disorders with physical agents and methods, such as therapeutic exercises, mobilization, manual therapy techniques, and modalities to assist in rehabilitating and restoring normal...

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How to Choose a Trustworthy Plumber

New Berlin, WI, August 31, 2015: Flat Rate Home Services, a local plumbing, heating and cooling company, understands that the average consumer is weary when it...

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Card Skimming: Can it Happen to You?

Have you swiped your credit or debit card recently at a gas pump, ATM, or to pay for a movie rental? Then yes, it’s possible card skimming can happen to...

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Community Watch

» Getting to know Dennis Farrell 11/24

» Scion Dental awarded the management of 650,000 through Maryland Healthy Smiles program 11/24

» Germantown girls basketball team will build around Schmitz 11/24

» Menomonee Falls girls basketball team getting more experience every day 11/23

» Transit service may drop bus loop to Germantown Industrial Park 11/23

» Momentum Early Learning to open by year-end in Germantown 11/22

» Shady Lane Elementary offers students buddy bench on playground 11/22

» Three seats on Germantown School Board up for election in April 11/22

» Kohl's, Bartolotta team up to service Menomonee Falls corporate campus 11/22

» Alto-Shaam granted Patriot Award for support of employee in the National Guard 11/20

» Germantown High School students earn $100,000 grant for teen driving safety efforts 11/20

» Updated state championship game rankings of area prep football teams and players 11/19

» Social Haus proposal for Menomonee Falls moves forward with extended indoor, limited outdoor hours 11/17

» Taxpayers in Germantown to see taxes creep up for '16 11/17

» Germantown officials approve zoning code changes prompted by controversial development proposal 11/17

» Germantown football team competitive in rebuilding year 11/17

» Germantown's Siebenaller states her case, sets more swimming records 11/17

» Germantown volleyball season ends in state quarterfinals 11/16

» Tender Reflections breaks ground on assisted living community in Germantown 11/16

» Menomonee Falls Food Pantry needs donations now more than ever 11/16

» Germantown taxes could go up slightly in '16 11/16

» Menomonee Falls taxpayers to see flat rate in '16 11/16

» Brookfield East rallies to beat Germantown, 3-2, in state volleyball quarterfinals 11/13

» Road work on Pilgrim Road in Menomonee Falls nears completion 11/12

» Plans for Performing Arts Pavilion in Germantown earn stamp of approval 11/11

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