Manufacturers settle class-action suit that alleged they lied about the horsepower of gas-powered lawnmowers.
Every year the FTC compiles a list of problems that drew the most complaints. Here's the new list, which still includes the Nigerian letter scam.
Frugal Zeitgeist holds a Bad Boss Festival to acknowledge the contributions of lousy bosses in blogger's life.
This nonexistent device and numerous others submitted by fictitious companies were approved for Energy Star certification.
New regulations designed to protect consumers from surprises.
If you're fed up with high fees and poor service, you might rather switch than fight.
The company is barred from making deceptive claims and is required to safeguard customers' private information.
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