From The Bureau of Consumer Protection Business Center: Identity Protection: It’s Everybody’s Business

Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal Identity Protection: It’s Everybody’s Business By Carol Kando-Pineda July 27, 2012 – 3:19pm Identity theft has been the top complaint that consumers have reported to the FTC for 12 years in a row.  We’ve also heard from companies that ID theft can cause huge headaches in the form of […]

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July 28th, 2012 by The Warrior

Pressed for Time: From the Bureau of Consumer Protection

Pressed for time By Lesley Fair July 24, 2012 – 10:40am It’s not an easy time to be a timeshare owner.  And the last thing they need is a company making false promises that corporate buyers and renters are clamoring for their timeshares — if owners will just pony up a “registration fee” between $500 […]

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July 24th, 2012 by The Warrior

By the Numbers: $140 Million: From the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection

By the Numbers: $140 Million Megan Slack July 23, 2012 12:38 PM EDT Share This Post Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced its first public enforcement action: an order requiring Capital One Bank to refund approximately $140 million to 2 million customers who were pressured or mislead into paying for “add-on” products such […]

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July 24th, 2012 by The Warrior

H & H Marketplace Bazaar hosting the singing group “THE LADEEZ”

H & H Marketplace Bazaar 14522 E. Jefferson Detroit, MI is hosting the singing group “THE LADEEZ” who do a Motown Revue. This is for Saturday August 4, 2012 from 8-11P.M with two shows (1) at 9P.M. and the (2nd) at 10:20P.M. with ticket price at $11 in advance and $23 at the door. H […]

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July 14th, 2012 by The Warrior

Toward a SAFE WEB: From the Bureau of Consumer Protection

Toward a SAFE WEB By Lesley Fair July 12, 2012 – 4:01pm In the spirit of yesterday’s superhero-themed post, Spiderman fans have insisted on equal time. Lucky for us, today’s congressional testimony urging reauthorization of the US SAFE WEB Act gives us just the segue we needed. As commerce has gone global, international fraudsters have […]

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July 12th, 2012 by The Warrior

FTC lodges complaint against Wyndham

FTC lodges complaint against Wyndham By Lesley Fair June 26, 2012 – 12:10pm The FTC’s law enforcement action against hotel company Wyndham Worldwide Corporation and three of its subsidiaries alleges that a series of security breaches — three within two years — resulted in fraudulent charges, millions of dollars in fraud loss, and the export […]

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July 8th, 2012 by The Warrior