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Monetizing Disclosure Law

​Before You “Go deep” into monetizing on your blog, I would like to focus your attention on some legal aspects.

Federal Trade Commission requers you by law to have affiliate disclosure on your review site, both… 80 more words

Disclosure Laws

Don’t Fall For The ‘Missed Delivery Notice’ Email Scam This Holiday Season

If you’re like everyone else you know, you’ve probably been doing — or plan to do — a bit of online holiday shopping this year. Missing a delivery could put a serious kink in your day, but don’t let that fear draw you into a scammer’s net. 325 more words

Retail Services

Congress Cracks Down On 'Bots' That Snap Up Concert Tickets

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Name a popular concert, performance, or play — and you know how quickly the tickets disappear online — often because unscrupulous ticket brokers buy up all the tickets using special software called ticket bots. 380 more words

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AT&T cramming refunds: $88 million on the way, FTC says

The first batch of checks went out Thursday in what federal regulators call the biggest settlement ever in a “cramming” case — $88 million in credits and refunds to current and former AT&T  customers for mobile phone charges they did not authorize. 223 more words

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AT&T cramming refunds: $88 million on the way, FTC says

The first batch of checks went out Thursday in what federal regulators call the biggest settlement ever in a “cramming” case — $88 million in credits and refunds to current and former AT&T  customers for mobile phone charges they did not authorize. 223 more words

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LabMD Appeals; Court Grants Temporary Stay

In a recent blog post entitled “FTC Issues Final Order and Data Security Lessons in LabMD Case,” we discussed the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”)’s Final Order in the LabMD case.  453 more words

Privacy & Security

Data safe this season? Credit report firms lead agency gripe list

You might like to think credit reporting companies Equifax, Experian and TransUnion are the folks who are supposed to protect and keep your consumer data straight this holiday shopping season. 225 more words

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