Tag: complaint

When it’s award season in Hollywood, being #1 is what it’s all about. But in other settings, there’s nothing admirable about coming in first. For the thirteenth consecutive year, identity theft is at the top of the FTC’s list of consumer...

In 2012, the FTC received more than 2 million consumer complaints – a first in the history of the Consumer Sentinel Network. The #1 category of complaints? Identity theft. This tidbit is from the hot-off-the-press Consumer Sentinel Network Data...

Few things can be more annoying than answering the phone while you're in the middle of something — and then being greeted by a recording.

If you receive a robocall trying to sell you something (and you haven’t given the caller your written...

Complaints help the FTC and other law enforcement agencies bring scam artists to justice and put an end to unfair and misleading business practices. If you have a complaint, file it online or call 1-877-FTC-HELP.

The Consumer Sentinel database provides law enforcement officials across the country with access to consumer complaints in their jurisdictions. Consumer Sentinel includes complaints about scams, identity theft, telemarketing, computers and the...

Wiring money is like sending cash: Once it's gone, you won't get it back. That's why you should never wire money to someone you don't know or someone who claims to be calling or emailing you on behalf of a loved one or friend.

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