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.
Consumers filed more than 1.8 million complaints with the Federal Trade Commission last year. And for the 12th year in a row, identity theft accounted for the biggest slice of the complaint pie. According to the FTC, it received 279... Read Post
FTC says ID theft is top complaint: The Federal Trade Commission said Tuesday that consumer complaints about identity theft accounted for 18 percent of the 2 million the agency received in 2012. Of the identity theft complaints, the... Read Post