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BOGUS LOANS, BOGUS CALLS

October 13, 2010 LITTLE ROCK-- Scam artists are always trying to design new ways to defraud people out of their hard-earned money. The Arkansas Attorney Generals Office has recently received complaints from Arkansas consumers concerning threatening phone …   - Read More >

ONLINE AUCTION SITE PROTECTION, October 6, 2010

October 06, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERaaron.sadler@arkansasag.gov ONLINE AUCTION SITE PROTECTIONLITTLE ROCK-- Online auction websites have become attractive retail destinations for …   - Read More >

CREDIT CARD LAW CHANGES BUT ADVICE REMAINS THE SAME, October 1, 2010

October 04, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOCTOBER 1, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERaaron.sadler@arkansasag.gov CREDIT CARD LAW CHANGES BUT ADVICE REMAINS THE SAMELITTLE ROCK--Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued an alert today reminding Arkansas …   - Read More >

NEW FEDERAL LAW PROVIDES INTEREST RATE PROTECTIONS

September 24, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESEPTEMBER 24, 2010CONTACT: AARON SADLERaaron.sadler@arkansasag.gov NEW FEDERAL LAW PROVIDES INTEREST RATE PROTECTIONS LITTLE ROCK-In the second of a three-part series of consumer alerts about …   - Read More >

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 >