Tips & Topics of the Week: May 25, 2011

– How to avoid being deceived by popular auto-repair warranties scams. Real Simple Magazine and BBB offer tips.

– Consumers who fell for an online scam selling acai berry diet pills may get some money back, as the FTC is now suing the company (according to WalletPop.)

-What’s happening to an Austin woman who invested $430,000 with a company that’s since been charged with fraud (as reported by the Austin American Statesman.)

-Warning that Texas roofing companies are generating a high volume of complaints across the state (as reported by the Corpus Christi Caller Times.)

What have you read and found helpful this week?

-Lydia