Final Defendants Banned from Debt Relief Services in Bogus “Rachel Robocall” Scam

The final six of 10 defendants named in an alleged “Rachel from Cardholder Services” scam have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they misled consumers with bogus claims that they would lower their credit card interest rates. The FTC settlement bans Emory L. “Jack” Holley IV, Lisa Miller, and the remaining corporate defendants … Read more

Purchase Power Solutions and Others Sued by FTC

I just stumbled across a suit filed by the Federal Trade Commission against a number of interrelated companies. Some of which we’ve written about before and some of which consumers have filed complaints about them with us. The FTC also went for a Temporary Restraining Order and seized the operations of ELH Consulting, Proactive Planning … Read more

Debt Relief Company Allied Corporate Connection Said to Offer Dubious Debt Relief Services

West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw has asked the Circuit Court of Kanawha County to enjoin an Arizona-based debt relief company from doing business in the state of West Virginia. On October 19, 2010, McGraw sued Lisa Miller, of Chandler, AZ, owner of Allied Corporate Connection, doing business under the trade name First Secure Management, … Read more