For the 12th year in a row, identity theft complaints top the list of consumer complaints received by the Federal Trade Commission. Fifteen percent of more than 1.8 million total complaints filed in 2011 involved identity theft.
Identity theft once again led the annual list of top consumer complaints to the Federal Trade Commission. Of 1,339,265 complaints received by the FTC in 2010, 250,854 - or 19% - were related to identity theft, the 11th straight year... Read Post
Are you really you? It’s hard to say. That’s because identity theft was the top consumer complaint for 2009, the Federal Trade Commission reported Wednesday. It was also the top complaint from the year before, although 5 percent few... Read Post