FTC releases FY 2019 National Do Not Call Registry data book. Imposter calls topped list of complaint categories in the past year: #DoNotCall
Aloe vera supplement seller barred from making misleading health claims. NatureCity promoted TrueAloe and AloeCran as treatments for conditions affecting seniors:
Transactions granted early termination of the HSR waiting period by the FTC & DOJ on Oct. 16 are now posted:
With respect to state data, #NewHampshire now leads the nation in active DNC registrations per capita.
#BREAKING: FTC sues @ATT for deceptive & unfair data throttling (promising unlimited data & then slowing speeds).
Facebook assessed $5 billion penalty, subjected to sweeping new restrictions on user privacy decisions to settle FTC charges the company violated a 2012 FTC order by deceiving users about their ability to control privacy of their personal info. Read more:
Statement by the Acting Director of ’s Bureau of Consumer Protection regarding reported concerns about 's practices: #privacy
Yes, it is an ad - if they send it to you because you’re an influencer or for you to review it. #Influencers101
If you answer the phone and hear a recorded message, it’s a robocall. Companies need your written permission to use #robocalls to sell you things. If you haven’t given it, hang up & report the call to @FTC . Learn more: #STOPRobocalls2019
Roses are red, Violets are blue, Romance scams are bad, And they will cost you! Last year, people reported losing $143 million to romance scams – a higher total than for any other type of scam reported to the FTC. Learn more: #ValentinesDay