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As posted on November 26, 2013 on investigations.nbcnews.com

With holiday season underway, scammers and con artists will be out along with shoppers, looking for victims to prey on...

As posted on November 20, 2013 on www.consumerfinance.gov

Cash America to Refund up to $14 Million for Robo-Signing and Illegally Overcharging Servicemembers...

As posted on November 13, 2013 on www.ftc.gov

Tips to make sure that you are donating to a reputable charity...

As posted on October 22, 2013 on www.ftc.gov

Aaron's Prohibited from Using Monitoring Technology, Must Obtain Consumer Consent Before Using Location-Tracking Software

As posted on October 16, 2013 on www.cnbc.com

Crooks find new way to steal credit card information...

From the October 9, 2013 online issue of Scambusters, Issue #565

The Affordable Care Act has prompted a rash of phishing and theft scams. Here's how to avoid them...

As posted on October 8, 2013 on www.bbb.org

How to protect yourself in the wake of this security breach...

As posted on September 23, 2013 on www.bloomberg.com

19 companies to pay hefty fines for writing phony online reviews...

As posted on September 22, 2013 on www.nytimes.com

New York regulators announce a crackdown on deceptive reviews on the Internet...

As posted on September 13, 2013 on www.consumeraffairs.com

Watch out, officials say there's going to be a lot of them...

As posted on September 5, 2013 on 11alive.com

Employee error leads to data breach...

As posted on August 26, 2013 on www.cbsatlanta.com

Criminals focusing on pre-paid debit cards in addition to credit cards

As posted on August 1, 2013 on www.bbb.org

Telemarketing scammers trick Verizon customers into divulging personal information...

As posted on July 31, 2013 on www.consumerfed.org

Automotive issues, home improvements, and credit and debt complaints topped the list...

As posted on July 29, 2013 on www.ftc.gov

Case Continues FTC Crackdown on "Free Gift Card" Scammers

As posted on ConsumerEd.com

Dealerships sometimes illegally charging for dealer fees...

As posted on July 16, 2013 on www.ftc.gov

National Card Monitor LLC banned from telemarketing...

As posted on July 12, 2013 on www.military.ncpw.gov

Consumer protection tips for service members...

As posted on July 3, 2013 on www.bbb.org

Scammers threatening consumers in bogus debt collection scheme...