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Sweepstakes Scam Shut Down by FTC

A sweepstakes scam that tricked consumers into paying a $20 fee to collect a fake multi-million-dollar prizes has been temporarily shut down by the...

5 Black Friday Fraud Prevention Tips

Before you get caught up in the chaos of Black Friday and last-minute pressured buys, consider five tips to help protect consumers from being fraud...

Walmart's strange credit card demand

A frustrated shopper wrote into the blog Consumerist to complain about the runaround he got at a Wisconsin Walmart when he tried to make a relatively...