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BBB Investigation: Consumers claim utility terrain vehicle company fails to deliver ordered products
When Jack Canon of Pecos, Texas, was trying to find the perfect accessories to fit his Polaris utility vehicle, he happened to stumble upon Texas Outdoors’ website. The company manufactures UTV accessories and is based in Garden Ridge, Texas, outside … Continue reading
Police in India have arrested 70 people in connection to an alleged IRS scam that took tens of millions of dollars from Americans and was run for almost a year in a call center outside of Mumbai. According to Reuters, Assistant Police … Continue reading
SAN ANTONIO—A company that is allegedly located in San Antonio may have left consumers looking to obtain a loan out to dry after charging hundreds of dollars as an advanced fee, only to never deliver on the loan. Dollars On … Continue reading
Better Business Bureau takes a look at how non-disparagement clauses in consumer contracts can hurt customers Most consumers don’t read the fine print on everything they sign. We all know that we should carefully read the terms and conditions of … Continue reading
On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement with a Slovakia-based company and two of its executives who took million of dollars from small businesses and non-profits in the United States and other countries. According to its complaint, FTC … Continue reading
Nothing can be more annoying then viewing and then deleting your spam email. Spam refers to unwanted bulk messages most commonly sent through email. The advancements of technology has made spam accessible through more than just email. People can now receive … Continue reading
With all the news around the globe regarding the Zika virus, some companies seemed to have tried to convince consumers their products can offer protection. However, earlier this month the Federal Trade Commission sent 10 warning letters to online marketers … Continue reading
If you’ve seen the news recently, you’ll know that Volkswagen has agreed to a settlement with the EPA, the California Attorney General, the California Air Resources Board, the Federal Trade Commission, and current vehicle owners/lessees and certain former vehicle owners/lessees in the U.S. … Continue reading
The Federal Trade Commission is suing one of the biggest online contact retailers in the U.S. for allegedly eliminating their online competitors by having them agree to bidding agreements. According to the FTC, this all began when someone searched “1-800 Contacts,” and … Continue reading