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Americans Got A Little Bit Less Angry At Banks Last Year

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2012 | Business

* Complaints against banks drop 30 pct-BBB * Payday lender complaints rise * Banks facing new restrictions on consumer p...

Man Sued After Creating Fake Government Agency, Stealing From Immigrants In Need

Posted 11.22.2011 | Chicago

Attorney General Lisa Madigan filed suit Thursday against a Chicago man who allegedly preyed upon immigrants, posing as an official government agency ...

The Top 10 Scams, Schemes And Rip-Offs Of 2010

Wallet Pop | Jorgen Wouters | Posted 02.13.2014 | Business

Job hunters, consumers trying to dig themselves out of debt and those desperate to earn some extra money on the side were frequent victims of fraudste...

Checking Up On Nonprofits: Making Sure You're Giving Back Right

The Wall Street Journal | Jonnelle Marte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Before signing up, do some homework on the nonprofit you'll be "working" for on your vacation....

The Debt Relief Rip-Off

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Desperate people want to believe it's true. They want to believe that there are companies that can easily get rid of their credit card debt. More often than not, they are deeply disappointed.

Bank of America Wire Transfer: Lost in Space!

Iris Mack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Iris Mack

It seems that I have unwillingly made a 10 day ZERO interest loan to Bank of America.

Walmart Ad Claims To Save Families $700 Million A Year | Laura Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Last year Walmart got into some trouble for claiming it saved shoppers $700 a year just by shopping its stores. Competitors took issue with the claim,...

Customer Service FAILS: 10 Industries That Draw The Most Customer Complaints (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By and large, they're the companies you hate to deal with, but can't avoid. The Better Business Bureau put together its annual ranking of the compani...

Avoiding Deceptive 'Opt-out' Online Scams

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jason Alderman

Proverbs survive the test of time because of their universality. Take the adage, "One bad apple spoils the barrel." It teaches us that good people (or...

Breast Cancer Awareness (VIDEO): Watch Out For Misleading Pink Labels

The Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It's Breast Cancer Awareness month, and breast cancer is not the only thing you should be aware of. The next time you see pink packaging beckoning you...

Twitter Increasingly Becoming A Tool For Scams

Los Angeles Times | Tiffany Hsu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Online predators have hit on social media site Twitter as the latest tool to lure victims into get-rich-quick and work-at-home schemes, according to t...

Hogwash Alert: How to Survive the Pandemic of Swine Flu Scams and Swindle

Ben Sherwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ben Sherwood

Long before you'd ever come down with swine flu, you'll be exposed to another kind of virus sweeping the world: A global outbreak of online scams preying on your fears of the so-called aporkalypse.