If You Get This Call, Do Not Press 1The Federal Trade Commission is warning people about the most reported phone scam reported this year.
Google, FTC Reach $170M Settlement Over Alleged Violations Of Kids' Privacy On YouTubeGoogle has agreed to pay a record $170 million penalty to settle accusations that YouTube broke the law when it knowingly tracked and sold ads targeted to children, the FTC and the state of New York said Wednesday.
FTC Issuing $1.95M In Refunds To Pittsburgh-Area Consumers Who Bought Weight Loss SystemThe Federal Trade Commission is issuing more than $1.95 million in refunds to Pittsburgh-area residents who bought a deceptive weight loss system.
FTC Cracks Down On Fake Charities For VeteransThe Federal Trade Commission announced two major actions against allegedly fraudulent charities for veterans Thursday.
Television Maker In Trouble With FTC For Tracking Viewing HabitsYour smart TV is not only giving you access to a world of entertainment and information, it may also be remembering everything you watch.
Deadline Approaching To Apply For AT&T Cramming RefundAT&T customers have until tomorrow to file for a refund for unauthorized charges.
Scammers Targeting Your Credit Card Information Over The PhoneOfficials have issued a warning about a scam that tries to trick you into revealing your credit card information.
New Programs Helping To Stop Unwanted Telemarketers, RobocallsMillions of people are on the national “Do Not Call” registry. But many still receive unwanted phone calls from telemarketers and computerized robocalls.
FTC Says AT&T Misled Customers Over Unlimited Data, Lawsuit FiledAT&T is being sued by the government over allegations it misled millions of smartphone customers who were promised unlimited data plans but instead experienced slow speeds while browsing the Internet or watching streaming video.
P.F. Chang's Warning Customers Of Data BreachP.F. Changs China Bistro Ltd. is warning customers about a data breach at 33 of their stores nationwide, including one in Pittsburgh.
Regulators Accuse T-Mobile Of Bogus BillingT-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.
FTC Says ADT Settles Deceptive Reviews ChargesU.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.
Victims Say Phone Scammers Are Going To The Extreme, 80 Calls A DayA local woman is learning that some telephone scammers never give up.
FTC Wants Your Help To Stop RobocallsThe Federal Trade Commission wants your help to stop harassing robocalls to cell phones and landlines.
FTC Offers $50,000 For Technology To Stop Robo-CallsCommercial 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.