The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) and AARP North Dakota are sponsoring “Secure Your ID” Day events Saturday, October 19 in Fargo, Bismarck, and Jamestown, North Dakota. The BBB is also proud to announce Secure Your ID Day is coming to the Twin Cities! Area residents and businesses are encouraged to shred and properly dispose of their sensitive paper documents and CDs free of charge at these half-day events which are part of a series of Secure Your ID Day events being hosted by Better Business Bureaus across the country.
The public and business community is invited to bring up to two boxes or bags of documents to be shredded. Documents to be shredded should be removed from binders, but staples, paper clips and CDs are okay as is.
BBB Secure Your ID Day Details
Who: The BBB and AARP North Dakota, along with local partners The Bismarck Tribune, The Forum, Recall, Wells Fargo (Bismarck and Fargo); The Jamestown Sun, RSVP+ND South Central, MinnKota Secured Document Destruction Services and First Community Credit Union (Jamestown); and US Federal Credit Union and Shred Right (Twin Cities).
What: Free document shredding and distribution of tips and resources for protecting your identity.
When: Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. (ND events) and from 9 a.m. to noon in the Twin Cities.
Bismarck: Wells Fargo, 1050 E. Interstate Avenue
Fargo: Wells Fargo, 2501 13th Avenue South
Jamestown: First Community Credit Union, 111 9th Street SW
Twin Cities: US Federal Credit Union branches in:
- Bloomington, 2772 East 82nd St
- Burnsville, 1400 Riverwood Drive
- Fridley, 6303 Old Central Ave N.E.
- Lakeville, 7644 160th Street
- Minneapolis, 2535 27th Avenue South
For more information on Secure Your ID Day and identity theft prevention measures for both consumers and businesses, visit: www.bbb.org/us/secure-your-id.