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Jul 29, 2013 8:33AM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

If you bought it outside the venue or from an online listing, you could be in for an expensive letdown. With Beyoncé, Taylor Swift and One Direction on tour, it's happening more.

Jul 23, 2013 12:50PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Study by Consumer Federation of America shows that those with less education and lower level jobs pay higher premiums.

Jul 18, 2013 10:25PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

A warning page purportedly from FBI tells victims they must pay a fine via prepaid card to unlock their computers. Here's what to do if you encounter this scheme.

Jul 17, 2013 8:20PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

After shooting down ad claims for bedbug and lice treatments, the FTC settles 2 cases for more than $4.6 million. Plus: Where to find information you can trust.

Jul 16, 2013 10:49AM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

The nation's servicemen and women protect the country, but they are often targets of fraud at home.

Jul 12, 2013 3:40PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

One of the companies using robo-calls from 'Rachel at Cardholder Services' to scam consumers is penalized $9.2 million.

Jul 9, 2013 12:15PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Facebook and other social media posts could result in someone in your family losing a lot of money.

Jul 8, 2013 6:54PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

Thanks to the results of a lawsuit, consumers who use cash will be reaping better discounts at more retailers.



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