The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Serving Detroit & Eastern Michigan and GreenPath Debt Solutions for ‘Secure Your ID' Day on May 2.The FOX 2 ETeam is once again partnering with
Consumers are encouraged to attend this free community shred and computer recycling event at the BBB Office parking lot in Southfield.
Document shredding is one of the most effective ways to dispose of sensitive records, documents or information. However, it is important to know how long to keep certain documents, so prior to attending the event or shredding at home, consumers should consult this records retention schedule for more information.
Details for this event:
What: BBB Secure Your ID Day – a Community Shred and Computer Recycling event
When: Saturday, May 2; 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET – MUST be in line by 12:30 pm.
Where: BBB Offices; 26777 Central Park Blvd; Southfield, MI 48076
Event partner Cintas will shred up to three boxes or bags of sensitive paper documents at no charge. There will be a $10 per box/bag charged for additional bags/boxes with proceeds supporting the BBB Educational Foundation.
In addition, Global Electric Electronic Processing (GEEP) will be on hand to collect computer hard drives, printers, copiers, scanners, desktops, laptops, keyboards, mice, cell phones, DVD and VCR players, free of charge, to be destroyed or recycled.
All shredded paper, destroyed hard drives and electronic equipment from this event will be recycled to protect the environment. Our Secure Your ID Day partner, GreenPath Debt Solutions, will also provide on-site certified counselors to educate about their services and schedule one-on-one counseling sessions.
Learn more here: BBB SHREDDING EVENT