Aug 26 2008
These are two of the coolest Web sites we’ve seen in a while! They offer “cheat sheets” of prompts to help you circumvent a potentially maddening or time-consuming phone tree and speak to an actual human ...
Aug 22 2008
You can now post your comments to “All Consuming.” We welcome your thoughts on tidbits you read here and related consumer protection issues.
Aug 22 2008
Our Public Counsel Section today announced a proposed pact that would mean smaller electric and gas rate increases for Puget Sound Energy customers than those originally requested by the company.
Aug 08 2008
Washington's Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) is cracking down on false advertisers- make sure you don't become a victim of it!
Jul 31 2008
Several news stories have us thinking about the future of online education and how consumers may be impacted. … With both legitimate colleges and diploma mills heavily advertising heavily online, how is the average Joe or Jill to know which courses are worthwhile? …
Jul 30 2008
When sorting through dusty file boxes or the pile of papers on your desk, it’s easy to become confused as to which records you need to keep and those you should shred.
Jul 22 2008
"Spam King" Robert Soloway was sentenced to nearly four years in prison today.
Jul 15 2008
A federal judge is apparently having a difficult time determining an appropriate penalty for “Spam King” Robert Soloway.
Jul 07 2008
A new state law proposed by the Washington Attorney General’s Office to help protect financially strapped homeowners from equity skimming and foreclosure rescue scams became effective in Washington on June 12 ...