T-Mobile US became the target of a federal investigation and lawsuit Tuesday amid allegations that it bilked potentially hundreds of millions of dollars from its customers in fraudulent charges.
U.S. regulators said Thursday that ADT Corp. paid experts to recommend its home security products on media outlets without disclosing their connection to the company.
A local woman is learning that some telephone scammers never give up.
The Federal Trade Commission wants your help to stop harassing robocalls to cell phones and landlines.
Commercial robo-calls – almost all of them scams – are illegal without your written permission, but they are proliferating rapidly, say Federal Trade Commission officials. The challenge is to find new technology to beat these scam artists, says Carnegie Mellon professor Raj Rajkumar.
Just days before Christmas, Best Buy is telling some customers that it is cancelling orders made online weeks ago.
To file a complaint against Best Buy, visit the Federal Trade Commission’s website or call toll-free: 1–877–FTC–HELP (1–877–382–4357).
If the madness of Black Friday isn’t your speed, retailers will still have great deals online. It’s called Cyber Monday – the online equivalent of Black Friday – and this year, more retailers are getting involved.
Telemarketers are now turning to texts instead of phone calls and there’s little you can do to stop it.
Telemarketers are now turning to texts instead of phone calls and there’s little you can do to stop it. Being signed up for the Do Not Call Registry, won’t help, but you can file a […]
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — If you’re one of the millions of Americans who like to shop online or even just do a bit of research, there’s a good chance somebody is tracking you. “Everything you do […]
If you feel strongly about the Do Not Track issue, the Federal Trade Commission is taking your comments until January 31st. You can link to the FTC online and, by the way, the FTC does […]