The Business Chamber

Better Business Council

The Better Business Council (BBC) is an enhanced membership available to Melbourne Regional Chamber members. Your membership investment aids in the BBC's goal to promote truth and integrity throughout the business community and to educate and protect the public. The BBC has been serving the South Brevard area since 1961. Annually, over 1,300 information requests, business referrals, and consumer complaints are handled by the BBC. The BBC encourages consumers to contact us before making major purchases and makes priority referrals to BBC members whenever possible. The BBC publishes an annual Consumer Guide that includes members by business category and consumer tips to further educate and protect consumers.
Statement of Purpose:  

To strive for truth in business transactions, advertising, and daily interaction with the public. To provide as much information as possible to consumers to assist them in the selection of products and services. To protect the public against misrepresentation, fraud, and unethical business practices. To encourage consumers to trade with local merchants displaying the BBC logo. To protect businesses against unreasonable or unfounded complaints.
BBC Membership Benefits...
....BBC membership identifies your business to potential customers as one which holds itself to high ethical business standards and practices.
...BBC members are given priority referrals to potential customers calling the Better Business Council seeking products and services.
...New BBC members receive a membership plaque, distinctive certificate, and window decal for the purpose of identifying & promoting themselves as businesses dedicated to ethical business standards.
...Members  in good standing are entitled to use the BBC logo in advertising.
...Members receive a categorical listing in the BBC’s “Consumer Guide” that serves as a buyer’s guide and consumer protection guide offering a variety of consumer tips.  This guide is accessible through the Chamber website.


For additional information about becoming a BBC member, contact Lisa Rouede at (321) 724-5400. 
Visit the BETTER BUSINESS DIRECTORY to see a complete listing of Better Business Council Members.
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