Federal Trade Commission
What’s the most common type of identity theft? Probably not what you think.
What do Blue Rhino and AmeriGas have in common? An FTC complaint about the gas they pass.
When it comes to advertising, how honest does a manufacturer have to be?
As part of a $105 million settlement with federal and state law enforcement officials, AT&T Mobility LLC will pay $80 million to the Federal Trade Commission.
The problem for consumers is that the Federal Trade Commission has no standardized definition for “factory outlet” or “outlet store”.
The Federal Trade Commission reports that the occurrence rate for identity theft incidents is high, and it doesn’t look like that trend will change anytime soon.
Apple will refund at least $32.5 million to consumers to settle a federal case involving purchases that kids made without their parents’ permission while playing on mobile apps, the government announced Wednesday.
Nj senior senator Bob Menendez is calling on the FTC to, in effect, turn up the heat on retailers to make sure customer security is placed ahead of corporate profits.
Cellphone protection plans may sound hassle free, but is that really true?
While free trial offers are a great way to test out a product without fully committing, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan says you have to be sure to check out the offer carefully.
By Jim Donovan: An administrator working for the Federal Trade Commission is mailing 509,175 checks to consumers who bought toning shoes from Skechers USA, Inc. that the company promoted through allegedly deceptive advertisements. The checks […]
Consumers can buy insurance for their smart phones, but 3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan takes a look to see if it’s really worth it.
Advertising and marketing on the internet is, in fact, regulated by the Federal Trade Commission.
By Jim Donovan: Tired of being harrassed by annoying telemarketing calls? Well help may be on the way! The Federal Trade Commission held a nationwide contest for developers to come up with a solution to […]
Even if you’re on the Do Not Call list, you still probably get robocalls. The Federal Trade Commission wants to put a stop to that.