Better Business Bureau honors our 62 years of accreditation
KENT, Wash. (6/22/2018) We were recently recognized by the northwest office of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) for 62 years of accreditation. In order to be accredited, we had to meet eight key factors in accreditation standards and follow the BBB Code of Business practices.
On Friday, June 15, Lauren Hall, BBB Marketplace manager, presented Vice President of Customer Operations and Communications Andy Wappler, Director of Customer Care Greg Zeller,and Customer Access Center Manager Kris Pringle with a plaque honoring our achievement. The presentation took place in our South King Complex office.
Accreditation by the BBB means our business meets the accreditation standards, which includes a commitment to make good faith efforts to resolve consumer complaints.
BBB accredited businesses pay a fee for accreditation review and monitoring for continued compliance and for support of BBB service to the public.
To be accredited, a business or organization affirms that it meets the following standards:
- Build Trust
Establish and maintain a positive track record in the marketplace.
- Advertise Honestly
Adhere to established standards of advertising and selling.
- Tell the Truth
Honestly represent products and services, including clear and adequate disclosures of all material terms.
- Be Transparent
Openly identify the nature, location, and ownership of the business, and clearly disclose all policies, guarantees and procedures that bear on a customer’s decision to buy.
- Honor Promises
Abide by all written agreements and verbal representations.
- Be Responsive
Address marketplace disputes quickly, professionally, and in good faith.
- Safeguard Privacy
Protect any data collected against mishandling and fraud, collect personal information only as needed, and respect the preferences of customers regarding the use of their information.
- Embody Integrity
Approach all business dealings, marketplace transactions and commitments with integrity.
From Left: Director of Customer Care Greg Zeller;Vice President of Customer Operations and Communications Andy Wappler;Lauren Hall, BBB Marketplace manager;Customer Access Center Manager Kris Pringle.