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Find What Your Business Needs
The Buyer’s Guide is a handy directory of information
destruction product and service suppliers. All businesses
• Have been vetted by NAID
• Are NAID members
• Many hold letters of reference by active NAID members
These companies invest in our industry and are, therefore,
dedicated to supporting the success of your business.
Make sound business decisions - support vendors who
support the industry.
Use the Buyer’s Guide
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The Cost of Doing Business in NY
In business, everything can be tied to a cost. The real question is is
what is the Return on Investment (ROI). For any secure destruction
service providers doing business in the State of New York, the cost
to operating legally pales in comparison to the business that can
The NYS Department of State seeks to remind all document
destruction contractors that operate in New York State of the need
to be properly licensed by the NYS Department of State, even
if their office or facility is outside of New York State. All branch
locations doing business in New York must be licensed as well.
Easier Than it Sounds
1. Get fingerprinted (current fee is $99.00)
2. Submit the application (current fee is $50.00 per location)
So, the cost of operating legally, monetary or time involved, isn’t
really that great. Now consider the many benefits to being able to
do business in New York...
Have questions? Contact the NYS Depart of State help line at