You are your best defense against identity theft.
Gather up unwanted documents, and take advantage of this FREE shredding service. Drive up and drop off up to five (5) bags or boxes of documents to be securely shredded on-the-spot! No cardboard or three-ring binders please.
National Event Information
Our next shred day will be
April 26, 2014Springfield: Great Southern Bank Operations Center - 218 S. Glenstone
Time: 9 am - 1 pm
FREE Electronics Drive
(NO TELEVISIONS AT THIS EVENT)
Electronics Drive offerd by:
What is safe to shred? Check out this document which has recommended time phrames for holding on to important documents: BBB Records Retention Schedule
Check out this document for helpful information on everyday habits: Helpful Tips for Everyday Habits
Other resources for identity theft protection:
BBB’s Security & Privacy - Made Simpler (for Small Business Owners)
National Association for Information Destruction (NAID)
Federal Trade Commission Information for Consumers
Federal Trade Commission Information for Businesses
Our next Secure Your ID Day will be
April 26, 2014
Take Advantage of BBB "Secure Your ID" Day
Did you know that protecting your identity is largely in your own hands? Fifty-six percent of identity theft victims traced the theft to something that was stolen from their own possession.
So here’s the first rule: If you don’t need it, shred it – responsibly. BBB is here to help with Secure Your ID Day.
On Saturday, April 26, 2014, BBBs across North America will host this helpful identity theft prevention event featuring FREE on-site shredding, electronic recycling, plus tips to protect your identity.
The fall Secure Your ID Day event is scheduled for Saturday, October 11, 2014