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As posted on June 26, 2010 on www.wsj.com

New legislation includes creation of a consumer financial protection bureau on federal level...

As posted on June 17, 2010 on www.ftc.gov

FTC takes legal action against bogus mortgage modification and foreclosure relief companies...

As posted on June 7, 2010 on www.cbsnews.com

Potential fire hazards, faulty brakes and sticky accelerators prompt recall of 5 models in U.S...

As posted on June 3, 2010 on www.ftc.gov

Kellogg's agrees to new advertising restrictions in response to allegations of misleading claims...

As posted on June 3, 2010 on www.ajc.com

1.7 million dishwashers recalled because of fire hazard...

As posted on April 28, 2010 on www.ftc.gov

Victims of MoneyGram fraud schemes to receive redress checks from Federal Trade Commission...

As posted on April 26, 2010 on www.NorthFulton.com

Tobin sentenced to 7 years for advance fee venture capital funding scheme...

As posted on April 1, 2010 on http://finance.yahoo.com

Changes abound for rewards, low interest and student cards...

As posted on March 22, 2010 on www.ajc.com

Proposed legislation could make it hard to determine if price gouging has occurred...

As posted on March 20, 2010 on www.ajc.com

Government, however, provides free access to reports once a year...

As posted on March 9, 2010 on www.nytimes.com

Fraud-alert service pays $12 million settlement...

As posted on March 7, 2010 on www.SundayPaper.com

Authorities report dramatic rise in scams targeting job seekers...

As posted on March 3, 2010 on www.npr.org

Medical identity theft can compromise victim's credit and safety...

As posted on March 2, 2010 on www.ajc.com

Nissan recalls 540,000 vehicles...

As posted on March 2, 2010 on www.csmonitor.com

GM recalls 1.3 million vehicles over power steering problem...

As posted on February 24, 2010 on www.ftc.gov

Identity theft has declined, but still tops the list...

As posted on February 24, 2010 on www.ajc.com

Investigation underway regarding improper disposal of sensitive documents...

As posted on February 23, 2010 on www.ftc.gov

FTC to require new disclosures in advertisements for "free credit reports"...

As posted on February 23, 2010 on www.nytimes.com

Banks are aggressively marketing to keep consumers enrolled in overdraft programs...

As posted on February 22, 2010 on www.federalreserve.gov

Consumers to have more choices about participation in overdraft plans...