Federal Trade Commission Category

April 1, 2019

FTC closes major robocalling operations

Each year, a billion phony calls were made by one of the outfits, NetDotSolutions. Another, Higher Goals Marketing, falsely claimed to offer people debt relief. Read more…More about Mashable Video, Ftc, Robocalls, Federal Trade Commission, and Tech

March 29, 2019

Your Money Adviser: With Funeral Home Rules Due for an Update, There’s a Push for Online Prices

Federal regulations that took effect 35 years ago don’t require them — a disadvantage for people who are shopping when they’re most vulnerable.

March 28, 2019

The Mounting Federal Investigations Into Facebook

The giant social network faces scrutiny of its business practices by numerous federal agencies.