Mark Your Calendars for BBB® & AARP® Secure Your ID “Shred Days”
Better Business Bureau® (BBB) serving Upstate South Carolina & AARP® South Carolina are partnering together to host four Secure Your ID “Shred Days,” a national event created to promote identity theft and fraud awareness.
· Wednesday, September 15th @ 8-11am o Greenville Convention Center Eisenhower Drive (parking lot) Greenville, SC 29607
· Friday, September 17th @ 9am-12pm o Anderson Mall 3131 North Main Street (Back entrance off Martin Luther King Blvd)
Anderson, SC 29621
· Friday, October 15th @ 10am-1pm o Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church 502 S. Daniel Morgan Avenue Spartanburg, SC 29306
· Thursday, October 28th @ 9am-12pm o Heritage Park 861 S.E. Main Street Simpsonville, SC 29680
The complimentary shred event is first come, first serve or until the shred trucks fill up, so coming early is advised.Due to safety concerns, consumers will not be permitted to get out of their vehicle. Volunteers will be available onsite to remove shredding from vehicle. Consumers can take advantage of FREE on-site document shredding and will take home practical tips to prevent identity theft.Consumers are allowed to bring 3 small banker size boxes or 3 plastic 13-gallon kitchen size bags of shredding. To shred your sensitive documents in a timely manner, there is no need to remove binders, binder clips, paper clips, staples, rubber bands or CDs/DVDs prior to shredding.
“We’re honored to partner with AARP to provide this free opportunity that allows consumers to shred their unwanted documents and protect their identity,” said Vee Daniel, President and CEO of BBB of the Upstate.
For more information about BBB & AARP Shred Day, contact the BBB at (864)242-5052 or visit our events calendar at BBB.org/upstatesc.