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Sep 27, 2013 1:38PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

FTC says it shut down operations that conned Americans and Canadians into believing they were buying into a business that didn't exist.

Sep 26, 2013 10:05PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

The terms for airline miles, hotel points and credit card rewards can change with little to no warning. And that leaves you up the creek with no free flight or lodging.

Sep 24, 2013 10:05PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Millions were sent letters claiming they were winners; instead they were scammed out of more than $11 million.

Sep 20, 2013 3:46PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Dinged for deceptive advertising about its cold and flu immune booster, Walgreens cuts $219,000 in checks to consumers. That's nothing to sneeze at.

Sep 18, 2013 1:39PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

One study shows that those in the know - from chefs to pharmacists - think the less expensive choice is the right one.

Sep 16, 2013 3:05PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Feds say the telemarketing operation, which is being shut down, targeted seniors and pretended to be connected with Medicare, Social Security or health insurers.

Sep 12, 2013 9:11AM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

A study by an investment regulatory group finds that a large percentage of Americans can't spot even obvious attempts at separating them from their money.

Sep 11, 2013 7:52PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

The survey also finds that consumers are taking a dimmer view of Obamacare, which is to kick into high gear next month.



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