WEBINARS: Tomorrow Better Business 101; Scams, Fraud & ID Theft (LINKS UPDATED)

Massachusetts District Office  - April 2019

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Tomorrow 4/18 WEBINAR:
Better Business Bureau 101 - Ask Me Anything!

Amy Schram

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Thursday, April 18, 2019 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Community Relations Manager, Amy Schram will give a presentation on the vision and mission of your local BBB. One of our BBB's goals is to make the public aware of our free programs and services offered to consumers and the community as a precautionary resource. If you have questions you would like to send to Amy beforehand to have her answer, please email: aschram@boston.bbb.org

Thursday 4/25 WEBINAR:
Scams, Fraud & Identify Theft 

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Thursday, April 25, 2019 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Community Relations Manager, Amy Schram will give a presentation covering the most common scams currently circulating the community (IRS, tech-support scams, malware scams, etc.), the major red flags to watch out for, and the tactics consumers can use to protect themselves and their identity. Amy will also share more about the BBB Scam Tracker (www.bbb.org/scamtracker/us) as well.  If you have questions you would like to send to Amy beforehand to have her answer, please email: aschram@boston.bbb.org

Upcoming Webinars

TODAY at 1pm 4/17 WEBINAR:
How to Prepare for a Matchmaker

Join Skype Meeting HERE  Trouble Joining? Try Skype Web App

Join by phone: +12027651264 (Dial-in Number) English (United States)

Conference ID: 32453614  


Join us Wednesday, April 17th at 1pm to learn the most effective way to prepare for a business matchmaker.  We will have Steve Edmonds, Procurement Specialist at the Procurement Technical Assistance Center to answer any questions you may have!

Steve

Stephen Edmonds brings over 35 years of private industry experience, which includes engineering, manufacturing and procurement management at Teradyne Inc. and Honeywell Information Systems Division.

Steve has served on several boards including being vice president of the New England Minority Supplier Development Council (NEMSDC). He also was active in the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) and served on several of their committees.

Steve is a member of ATPAC and NCMA. Steve and his family reside in Quincy. He enjoys spending time with his family at their summer home on Martha's Vineyard and also enjoys fishing and playing tennis.


Tuesday 4/23 WEBINAR:
Health Connector for Business: The NEW way for Massachusetts small businesses to choose health insurance

Chaitra

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Managing health care costs while delivering quality health insurance benefits to employee is a chief concern for small business owners. During this seminar, Health Connector for Business representatives will discuss how the state exchange platform can save money through plan selection and ConnectWell rebates of 15 percent, while providing employees the flexibility to choose their own plan. Small businesses can access the platform at MAhealthconnector.org, where they can also find a certified broker available to help complete enrollment.

Deputy District Director David Polatin was celebrated for 30 years of service and retirement from the SBA!  Colleagues past and present from across New England gathered at the Massachusetts District Office to celebrate together and wish him a happy retirement.  Please join us in sending David off to the next chapter!