An actress says hers was closed suddenly, and an executive has filed suit, alleging that fair lending laws have been violated.
Boasts of being able to earn hundreds of thousands of dollars by creating a network of 'mini sites' has a marketer in hot water.
Lots of businesses, offices and schools ask you to provide a Social Security number when they don't need it. Handing it over could expose you to identity theft.
We all love the Do Not Call Registry, which keeps telemarketers at bay. So beware of scammers pretending to sign you up for the list.
The FTC received more than 2 million complaints last year, a new report says. Once again, identity theft topped the list.
An 82-year-old Florida woman has been targeted by scammers claiming she's won foreign lotteries but demanding that she send money to claim the prizes.
Here's how to clean and organize your home and your finances -- and maybe make some money while you're at it.
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