A Giving Story: What’s Your Name?

By John Starks   For the past year and a half I’ve been living in Midtown Kansas City. During that time I’ve had assorted interactions with people surviving on the streets in that area. Very few of those interactions have been negative. Sometimes when people having a hard time ask for money, I give. Sometimes I don’t,…

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Our New Neighbors

By:  Jennifer McGlothen The BBB offices have been located in the building at 8080 Ward Parkway for over 10 years.  During that time, tenants have come and gone.  Also during that time our staff has developed relationships with some of the organizations that are housed there. Last year we saw activity that told us we…

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BBB in the News

by Aaron Reese BBB is often interviewed by the TV and radio stations, magazines and even podcasts to share  tips, background information, advice, recommendations and much else. Though most of the radio interviews are not transcribed online, TV appearances are often included in digital content. In August, we shared tips with every news station about…

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BBB Tips: Identity Theft

By:  Council of Better Business Bureaus Protecting your identity is largely your own responsibility. The first rule of ID protections is:  if you don’t need it, destroy it – responsibly Better Business Bureau of Greater Kansas, AARP-Missouri and Office of the Kansas Attorney General have partnered to offer a free shred event. BBB’s across the…

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