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Exclusive: Alleged Beauty Queen Fraudster Speaks Out

It can be tough to reconcile the two images of Juliette Kimoto: Mrs. Nevada 2006 and stay-at-home mom; and Internet scammer whom the FTC says ran a $30 million con. In our exclusive interview, she tells her side of the story, both pointing the finger at her ex-husband and defending what he did as just "marketing."

Debt Relief Scams Shut Down by FTC

Two operations that used robocalls to peddle bogus debt-relief plans to consumers with high credit card interest rates have been shuttered by the...

FTC Busts DVD Rental Machine Scam

Investors swindled in a DVD rental machine scam will be refunded more than $3 million by the Federal Trade Commission, which has been pursuing its...

FTC Bans Three 'Debt-Relief' Companies

Three debt-relief companies and their owner have been banned from the business under a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission for phony claims...