BBB Release: Business Plan Proposal Does Not Go As Planned
Ethos' Ethics in Question
Anchorage, Alaska – Nov. 15, 2011 – Recent complaints against Ethos 360 allege that the company charged clients hundreds of dollars up front for business plan assistance, but failed to finish projects as promised. Complainants report that the company—which also goes by Ebapro LLC—is not responding to phone calls or emails.
Since Oct. 25, 2011, Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington has received 20 complaints on Ethos 360. Complaints are "unpursuable," as BBB research indicates that the company is no longer in business.
To date, Ethos360.com, EthosFunding.com, EthosCleantech.com and EthosMentor.com are inactive. According to BBB files, Ethos 360 was previously operating at the following Oregon addresses: 1001 SW Fifth Ave., Ste. 1100, Portland; and 5 Centerpointe Drive, No. 406, Lake Oswego.
Complainants with unresolved disputes on Ethos 360 may consider seeking legal advice or filing complaints with the Oregon Department of Justice at doj.state.or.us. Business owners and emerging entrepreneurs can review BBB's tips on creating business plans at bbb.org.
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