Flagship Van Lines attempts to continue operating under new name. One complaint quoted:
“Flagship Van Lines driver has stolen my household. . . . Flagship Van Lines is holding my personal goods and basically asking for extortion.” Continue Reading →
Regulators say the weight loss industry is fraught with misinformation. In the last decade, the FDA has brought more than 80 actions against companies making deceptive weight loss claims. Continue Reading →
Most consumers have never heard of the gray market and don’t know about its dangers. Continue Reading →
Federal and State Tax Collectors say A New Twist Can Result in Monetary Losses and Identity Theft Continue Reading →
Myth: Only use the manufacturer’s brand charger for your phone or you can damage it.
Truth: Any reputable third-party charger should be just fine. One caveat: Avoid using cheap $5 cables sold at gas stations and convenience stores. Continue Reading →
Voters are being targeted by criminals employing the same methods used against consumers. Beware if imposters who offer to “re-register” you as a voter. Continue Reading →
Carelessness May Haunt Students throughout their Adult Lives. Even though teenagers may possess strong computer skills, there is no correlation between being tech-savvy and safe browsing online.
The threats of ID theft and other fraud are abundant on college campuses, particularly in dormitories. Continue Reading →
As summer approaches, CT Better Business Bureau urges parents to prepare their children before allowing them to spend time unsupervised on the internet. Dangers include phishing attempts and identity theft. Also, children can easily stumble upon material that is sexual, violent or illustrates illegal activity. Continue Reading →
Many summer jobs are already filled, but scammers are targeting students and people seeking seasonal employment. Watch out for phony job postings and authentic-looking websites. Identity thieves may even interview you as part of the ruse. Continue Reading →
Credit card issuers offer rewards, protection and perks. Continue Reading →