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NEW CREDIT CARD RULES FLAG COLLEGE SOLICITATIONS

September 17, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERaaron.sadler@arkansasag.gov NEW CREDIT CARD RULES FLAG COLLEGE SOLICITATIONSLITTLE ROCK- Passes, punts, cheerleaders, and pitches to speedy tailbacks. Its …   - Read More >

DOWNSIDE TO DEBIT CARDS

August 13, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 13, 2010 Downside to Debit CardsLITTLE ROCK -As the beginning of the academic year quickly approaches, consumers across the country are using debit cards to pay for goods and …   - Read More >

SCHOLARSHIP SCAMS: August 6, 2010

August 06, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAUGUST 6, 2010CONTACT: aaronsadler@arkansasag.gov SCHOLARSHIP SCAMS LITTLE ROCK- As summer break comes to a close, students across Arkansas are preparing for a new academic year. But …   - Read More >

RELIEF FROM DEBT RELIEF

July 30, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFRIDAY, JULY 30, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERaaron.sadler@arkansasag.gov(501) 682.0517 RELIEF FROM DEBT RELIEF LITTLE ROCK -Debt Relief, Debt Settlement, and Debt Negotiation companies. …   - Read More >

TIMESHARE TROUBLES: JULY 16, 2010

July 16, 2010 TIMESHARE TROUBLESLITTLE ROCK -As summer vacation is in full swing, some consumers may be considering purchasing time shares for future retreats. Today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued this consumer alert to warn timeshare owners …   - Read More >

ONLINE SECURITY AND IDENTITY PROTECTION

June 25, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFRIDAY, JUNE 25, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERaaron.sadler@arkansasag.gov ONLINE SECURITY AND IDENTITY PROTECTIONLITTLE ROCK As part of the national effort to raise awareness through June …   - Read More >

SECURE ONLINE SHOPPING TIPS

June 21, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFRIDAY, JUNE 18, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLER501.682.0517 SECURE ONLINE SHOPPING TIPS LITTLE ROCK--The convenience of shopping online is an added benefit to the advances of the digital …   - Read More >

SOCIAL NETWORKING SAFETY FOR TEENS AND TWEENS

June 14, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERasadler@arkansasag.gov SOCIAL NETWORKING SAFETY FOR TEENS AND TWEENSLITTLE ROCK -- For todays children, social networking and other public Internet sites are …   - Read More >

CONSUMER ALERT, SECURE ONLINE DATA, JUNE 4, 2010

June 04, 2010 CONSUMER ALERTFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJUNE 4, 2010aaron.sadler@arkansasag.gov SECURE ONLINE DATA LITTLE ROCK-- E-mail, instant messaging, social networking sites and blogs help connect people from around the …   - Read More >

CONSUMER ALERT: DRIVING TIPS FOR HOLIDAY WEEKEND

May 28, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMAY 28, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERAARON.SADLER@ARKANSASAG.GOV VEHICLE MAINTENANCE TIPSGas prices in Arkansas are among the lowest in the nation heading into the …   - Read More >