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Foreclosures Continue To Mount

Homeowners get the run-around when they seek mortgage modifications

Foreclosures Continue To Mount...

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Gas Prices Hover In $2.60 Range

Market looking for clues on direction of economy

Gas Prices Hover In $2.60 Range...

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New Jersey Expands Travel Service Lawsuit

Companies allegedly provided no services

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FCC Launches Probe Of Wireless Industry

Commission votes unanimously to investigate billing, "innovation"

FCC Launches Probe Of Wireless Industry: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted 5-0 today to launch an investigation of the wireless industry....

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FCC Chair Vows To Enforce Net Neutrality

Comcast continues challenge to ruling on blocking content

FCC Chair Vows To Enforce Net Neutrality...

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Oregon Sues Electronic Cigarette Maker

Charges firm is targeting kids

Oregon Sues Electronic Cigarette Maker...

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Scam Targets Would-Be Class Action Winners

Official-looking letter solicits payment, delivers little in return

Consumers around the country are complaining that they have received bogus notifications claiming that they are entitled to a damages award as part of a cl...

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Why Weight Watchers Succeeds

Meetings provide a blend of spirituality and therapy; Not everyone agrees

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How To Survive The New Credit Card Rules

Even good customers will feel the impact

How To Survive The New Credit Card Rules...

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Florida Sues Foreclosure "Rescuer" Targeting Hispanics for Fraud

Part of nationwide crackdown on abusive practices

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Feds Exonerate ExpressJet In Minnesota Tarmac Delay

"Complete lack of common sense" responsible for incident

Feds Exonerate ExpressJet InMinnesota Tarmac Delay...

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Court Halts Job Placement Scam

'Guaranteed' jobs never materialized

A US district court has halted a phony job placement operation that allegedly stole money from job seekers by promising them full-time work, with benefits,...

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Class Action Proceeds Against Debt-Relief Scam

Follows ringleaders' indictments and guilty pleas

A class action lawsuit is proceeding against Metropolitan Money Store, the foreclosure consultation company that scammed hundreds of troubled Washington, D...

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Judge Upholds Dismissal of Relacore Suit

Plaintiffs allege fraudulent, misleading statements by manufacturer

The suit, filed by lead plaintiff Melissa Lee in November 2004, alleged that the Carter-Reed Company fraudulently advertised the drug as reducing belly fat...

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Oprah Sues Acai Berry Promoters

Joins Illinois Attorney General in warning consumers about scam

Oprah Sues Acai Berry Promoters...

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Telltale Signs You're Dealing With A Scammer

When a salesman uses a "fake voice," he just might be a scammer

Wouldn't it be nice if there were an easy way to identify a scammer? Well, there are signs you're being scammed, if you'll only be aware of them....

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Texas Seeks Restitution From Bankrupt Debt Settlement Firm

2,500 consumers left hanging by bankruptcy

Texas Seeks Restitution FromBankrupt Debt Settlement Firm...

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IRS Alerts Public To New Identity Theft Scams

Scam e-mails look authentic

IRS Alerts Public To New Identity Theft Scams...

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Felt Cyclocross Bicycles Recalled

Felt Cyclocross Bicycles Recalled...

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Litton Loan Complaints Continue Following Settlement

Distressed homeowners target Goldman Sachs subsidiary

Litton Loan Complaints Continue Following Settlement...

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New York Sues Debt Collector For Threats, Harassment

Attorney General alleges threats of sexual violence against consumers

New York Sues Debt Collector For Threats, Harassment...

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New Survey Rates Job Search Methods

Job fairs, newspaper help wanted ads rank as least effective

New Survey Rates Job Search Methods...

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Beware Health Clinics Pushing Credit Cards

Some consumers signed up without their knowledge

Beware Health Clinics Pushing Credit Cards: They're supposed to be a better deal than regular credit cards, but they seem to draw the same kinds of complai...

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New Credit Card Law Not A Cure-All

Consumers advised not to let down their guard

New Credit Card Law Not A Cure-All...

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Building A Medical Family Tree

The Healthy Geezer

A medical family tree or family health history is like the ones genealogists prepare, but it also includes all the maladies suffered by members of the fami...

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New York Sues Loan Modification Company

Cuomo charges firm with deceptive business practices

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Homelite, Husky, Black Max Generators Recalled

Homelite, Husky, Black Max Generators Recalled...

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California Puts Foreclosure Consultants On Notice

Attorney general threatens to prosecute 386 unregistered consultants

California Puts Foreclosure Consultants On Notice...

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Do You Really Need A Bank?

Consumers who want to fire their bank have alternatives

Credit unions may provide a more practical alternative to banks, providing many of the same services but without the policies that seem to drive consumers ...

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Flea & Tick Products Often Backfire

Pet owners horrified by adverse reactions; EPA counsels cautionSergeant's, Sentry don't respond to questions

The horror unfolded within minutes after Diane S. applied Sergeant's Gold Flea and Tick Squeeze-On For Dogs on her Shih Tzu-Maltese named Tipsy and her Shi...

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Texas Charges Travel Club Used Illegal Sale Tactics

Travel deals not such a bargain

Texas Charges Travel Club UsedIllegal Sale Tactics...

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People To People Leaders Allegedly Drank Beer While Student Was Dying

Allegations made by family of deceased student Tyler Hill

People To People Leaders Allegedly Drank Beer While Student Was Dying...

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Prepaid Calling Card Distributor Sued For Deceiving Consumers

Consumers got fewer calling minutes, were charged hidden fees

Prepaid Calling Card Distributor Sued For Deceiving Consumers...

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Bumpers On 4 Of 6 Midsize Sedans Improve

None earns good rating in low-speed tests

Bumpers on 2009 models of the Honda Accord, Hyundai Sonata, Mazda 6, and Nissan Maxima performed better than their 2007 predecessors in low-speed crash tes...

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Oregon Halts Sale Of Electronic Cigarettes

First in the nation to ban new tobacco substitute

Oregon Halts Sale Of Electronic Cigarettes...

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States Step Up Pressure On Internet Payday Loans

Online lenders called "today's loan sharks"

States Step Up Pressure On InternetPayday Loans...

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Cash For Clunkers Success A Positive Economic Sign

Consumers willing to buy cars when it's a deal

The program, modest by Washington standards, began last week, offering consumers up to $4,500 if they would trade in their gas-guzzler on a new, fuel effic...

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Illinois Sues Wells Fargo Over Subprime Loans

Claims lender discriminated against African-American and Hispanic borrowers

Illinois Sues Wells Fargo Over Subprime Loans...

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House Introduces "Internet Freedom Preservation Act"

Bill would amend Communications Act to protect net neutrality

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