Event September 2018

BBB Free Shredding Event Is October 13


Countdown has begun for our Semi-Annual BBB SECURE YOUR ID DAY.....

...on Saturday, October 13, 2018! There is still time to pull out paperwork that contains sensitive personal or business information. If you no longer need those papers, let us destroy them for you at no cost.


You don't even have to get out of your car. Your documents will be removed from your car by our staff and shredded on site by Shred-it Memphis.


Each year millions of people are victims of identity theft. So make sure you shred any documents that contain your personal, financial or medical information, for example, bank account numbers, credit card numbers, financial information, Social Security numbers, and medical explanation of benefits statements. Make sure you utilize this FREE service to help protect yourself, your family, your employees, and your customers from Identity Theft!

When: SATURDAY, October 13, 2018

Where: Front parking lot of The Commercial Appeal, 495 Union Avenue, Memphis

Time: 9:00am - Noon (or until the trucks are full)

Express Lane 1-2 bags/boxes: Line up in the center turn lane of Union Avenue, FACING WEST.

Standard Lane 3-5 bags/boxes: Line up in the right-hand curb lane on Union Avenue, FACING EAST.

Please don't enter the parking lot prior to the arrival of the shredding trucks at 8:45 am! If we can't get the trucks in place, we can't start shredding!


LIMIT 5 BOXES or BAGS of documents to be shredded.

*You DO NOT have to remove staples, paper clips, or manila folders.
*Please DO REMOVE all paper from binders.
*We CANNOT shred binders, cardboard, magazines, plastics, hard drives, computer discs, or electronics.

For more information, call the Better Business Bureau at 901-759-1300 or 800-222-8754.

This FREE event is sponsored by:
BBB of the Mid-South, Shred-it Memphis, The Commercial Appeal, Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance, and Tennessee Highway Patrol Identity Crimes Unit.