FTC Puts An End to Data Broker Operation that Helped Scam More Than $7 Million from Consumers’

FTC Puts An End to Data Broker Operation that Helped Scam More Than $7 Million from Consumers’ Accounts

  The Federal Trade Commission has closed the book on a data broker operation that the agency alleges got personal information from people who thought they were applying for payday loans online, and sold it to a scam that tapped consumers’ bank accounts and credit cards without their consent. A stipulated order against Jason A. […]

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FTC Puts An End to Data Broker Operation that Helped Scam More Than $7 Million from Consumers’

Yahoo customer service scam

Yahoo customer service scam January 3, 2017 by Andrew Johnson Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Need to contact Yahoo customer care? There are a few ways to do so — but, Yahoo warns that phone is not an option. That’s right: any phone number you come across in an internet search, claiming to connect you with […]

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