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Consumer Fraud in the United States $195.00
Editors: Jane M. Monroe
Book Description:
An estimated 13.5 percent of U.S. adults - 30.2 million consumers - were victims of one or more consumer fraud schemes during calendar year 2004. Some of the top consumer fraud schemes are: fraudulent weight-loss products; fraudulent foreign lotteries and buyer's club memberships; fraudulent prize promotions; fraudulent work-at-home programs; charity fraud and telephone scams. This book examines the epidemic of consumer fraud in the United States, whom is targeted and how to avoid becoming a victim.
(Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents:
Preface

Consumer Fraud in the United States: The Second FTC Survey
(Federal Trade Commission)

Debt Settlement: Fraudulent, Abusive, and Deceptive Practices Pose Risk to Consumers
(Statement of Gregory D. Kutz, Managing Director, Forensic Audits and Special Investigations, (GAO))

Helping Family and Friends Avoid Charity Fraud
(Federal Trade Commission)

Putting Telephone Scams on Hold: Recognize and Report Phone Fraud

Index

   Series:
      Law, Crime and Law Enforcement
   Binding: ebook
   Pub. Date: 2010 4th quarter
   Pages: 7 x 10
   ISBN: 978-1-61761-412-5
   Status: AV
  
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