Category Archives: BBB Bistro

Consumer Protection Defined



Depending on who you ask, consumer protection can mean a variety of things. However, one thing that we all can agree upon is that consumer protection is needed. Kyle Burgess, Advisory Board Member of Consumers’ Research, stops by The Bistro to help us define consumer protection and speaks to why it is necessary.

 


Online Ads That Know You Part 2



Jon Brescia and Ayaz Minhas of the BBB Accountability Program are back to help us understand how to take control of the online ads we see. In a previous episode, they walked us through the technology and the data used to make interest-based advertising work. In this episode, they dive in deeper with tips on how we can own our online advertising experience.


Additional Resources 
BBB Programs Website 
Advertising Self-Regulatory Council Website 
Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) Self- Regulatory Program Website 
Your Ad Choices Website  
BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust

Online Ads That Know You – Part 1



Have you ever searched a website realizing after leaving it, there are ads following you everywhere you go online related to what you just browsed? You are indeed being followed. Ready to take control of how much data advertisers can utilize from you to remain in front of you? Tune in to this two-part episode where Jon Brescia and Ayaz Minhas of the BBB Accountability Program tell you how


Additional Resources
BBB Programs Website
Advertising Self-Regulatory Council Website
Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) Self- Regulatory Program Website
Your Ad Choices Website 
BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust

The Ticket Industry Uncovered



When it comes to entertainment, the thriving success of the ticket industry shows that people love LIVE experiences. From sports games, such as the up and coming Superbowl to music concerts, we are all in! Gary Adler, Executive Director and General Counsel with the National Association of Ticket Brokers stops by The Bistro to share information about the ticket industry and how we can be smart about ticket shopping for these events.


Space Travel Frontier



Technology is moving faster than we can catch it. These advances are making what once was a dream, our new reality. One of those dreams come true is taking a commercial flight to outer space. Ravi Chaudhary from the Federal Aviation Administration shares with us how space travel is closer than we think.