Archive for February 2014

FTC Announces Top National Consumer Complaints for 2013

Commission’s Annual Report Shows Identity Theft Continues to Top List of Complaints; American Consumers Report Losing Over $1.6 Billion to Fraud Overall For Release February 27, 2014 Identity theft continues to top the Federal Trade Commission’s national ranking of consumer complaints, and American consumers reported losing over $1.6 billion to fraud overall in 2013, according…

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Basic economics escapes Washington minds

It’s enlightening to note that, among John Ninfo’s “Top 20 Mistakes Made by People Who Have Filed for Bankruptcy,” 16 are regularly practiced by politicians. . In 2006 when arguing whether to raise the national debt limit to about $9 trillion, then Sen. Barack Obama addressed the president and blamed the unsustainable debt on “leadership…

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