Press Releases, Consumer Alerts and Notices

01/12/2017
What you should know about health club contracts...
12/08/2016
States allege misleading marketing of the atypical antipsychotic drug Abilify...
12/06/2016
Fraudsters impersonating Microsoft technicians find more ways to scam consumers...
12/01/2016
Resources and red flags to keep your wallet safe this holiday season...
11/30/2016
Basic Training mobile app helps service members make smarter financial decisions and avoid scams...
11/29/2016
Scammers posing as Georgia Power representatives threaten to shut off power if businesses don't pay up...
11/03/2016
CashCall will suspend collections on approximately $6.5 million in payday loans...
10/27/2016
Hyundai and Kia settle with States to resolve allegations that they overstated the fuel efficiency of certain vehicles...
10/07/2016
How to avoid charity and home repair scams...
10/04/2016
State and FTC allege that electronics buyback company perpetrated bait-and-switch scheme...
09/30/2016
State alleges that company engaged in abusive, unfair and deceptive acts and practices...
09/01/2016
Company allegedly did not provide promised services to homeless people...
08/04/2016
State alleges that company baited consumers with deceptively low ad prices...
08/04/2016
Consumers who purchased Lemon Law buyback vehicles may be eligible to sell the cars for clean trade-in value...
06/28/2016
VW Required to Repurchase or Fix Falsely-Marketed Diesel Vehicles, Provide Restitution and Address Environmental Harms; Attorneys General Obtain More Than $570 Million in Civil Penalties
05/13/2016
Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens today announced that Family Dermatology, P.C. entered into a settlement with the State of Georgia in response to allegations that it violated the Georgia Fair Business Practices Act by attempting to collect debts from consumers without sufficiently confirming that the debts were valid and/or that the billing statements were accurate.
03/31/2016
Cancer Fund of America Inc., Cancer Support Services Inc. and their leader, James Reynolds Sr. allegedly spent the majority of donations on their operators, families and friends, and fundraisers, instead of to help cancer patients...
02/11/2016
MoneyGram to pay $13M to States and improve its anti-fraud program
09/23/2015
Threatening phone calls claiming to come from the IRS are scams...