Oh, weed: Will your users never fail to entertain?The Greater Houston & South Texas Better Business Bureau has received the following complaint, about Pokey's Planet in Weslaco.It begins: I walked into Pokeys planet dec. 9th to purchase a blunt wrap. i bought a blunt wrap for 1.07 there w ... More >>
Yesterday, when we told you about Texas AG Greg Abbott going after the Conn's appliance chain for deceptive practices, we included the company's response.Conn's said "a current measure of our dedication to customer service by our more than 3,200 employees is our Better Business Bureau rating. We cur ... More >>
After cleaning up its long history of customer complaints, a local moving company is trying to get back in Houston's chapter of the Better Business Bureau. Their method: a big fat lawsuit.Student Movers, Inc. is suing the local BBB in Harris County District Court for more than $6 million, claiming t ... More >>
So it's 2009, and apparently some people are still buying vacuum cleaners from door-to-door salesmen. And some of those folks aren't happy, based on Better Business Bureau complaints against a Houston-based Kirby Vacuum dealer called Dyro Productions.Frankly, Hair Balls was surprised that these cust ... More >>
Richard Jones flew on Continental so much that he saw some employees "more than my family members," but after a recent experience, he says he's finished doing business with the airline. It all started when Jones booked a flight from College Station to New York last spring and had to cancel the ... More >>
When the police pulled over Malcolm Riles earlier this week and told him he was driving a stolen car, the 29-year-old TSU grad student didn’t know what to think. Initially, he said, one HPD car was behind him, but by the time he pulled into his apartment complex’s parking lot, he and his passen ... More >>
Buying magazines on the cheap sounds like a good idea. So you can hardly blame folks such as Andrea Cappuzzo of Independence, Missouri when she dialed up mags4cheap.com on the Web, a site operated by a Houston-based company called Creative One. The website offers sensational discounts on almost ev ... More >>
Things are starting to get ugly between Ike victims and insurance adjusters. Anyone who's listened to a radio in the past two weeks has heard the heartwarming commercials from insurance companies, full of comforting music and sympathetic voices consoling you and informing you that an army of adjust ... More >>
When Matthew Eichinger of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin signed on for a one-time free offer of diet pills from Momentum Direct, a weight-loss and skin-care company operated by a pair of local Texans, he had no idea it would end up costing him nearly $1,300. But that’s exactly what happened. And accor ... More >>
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