Jeremy Johnson and iWorks Finally Settle With FTC. Loses Lots, Including Freedom.

Sometimes it takes years and years to get the satisfaction of people having to finally be accountable for their alleged bad acts. In the case of Jeremy Johnson and iWorks it took about six years. Jeremy Johnson first came to my attention in June 2010 when I wrote this article about BadCustomer.com. Something wasn’t adding … Read more

Payment Processors Involved in I Works Scheme Settle FTC Charges

Order Includes Turnover of $ 1.3 Million in Cash and Assets CardFlex Inc., an Independent Sales Organization (ISO), and its principals Andrew Phillips and John Blaugrund, have settled Federal Trade Commission charges that they illegally processed more than $ 26 million in unauthorized consumer charges on behalf of a company called I Works. The defendants … Read more

Two More Settle with FTC over I Works

Two key players in the I Works scheme that allegedly took more than $275 million from consumers via deceptive “trial” memberships for bogus government-grant and money-making schemes have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they violated federal law. Bryce Payne and Kevin Pilon, along with Jeremy Johnson and seven others, were named in … Read more

Jeremy Johnson Nabbed With Pockets of Cash and One-Way Ticket

Jeremy Johnson, the guy nailed by the FTC for deceptive marketing of government grants and other business opportunities, was recently picked up by the Feds as he was attempting to “flee” the country. Well, his version is slightly different, he was just taking a casual one-way trip to Costa Rica where he had relocated his … Read more

Jeremy Johnson Denied Funds to Support a “Fiscally Irresponsible Lifestyle.”

Jeremy Johnson, a guy I’ve written about before, has just had his request for funds, from frozen accounts, released so he could make his mortgage payments. Johnson, who was arrested on June 11 while he was changing planes on his trip back to Costa Rica, will now have to possibly face the loss of his … Read more

Wait For it, Wait for It. I Works and Jeremy Johnson Get NAILED by the FTC. Told You So.

Back in June I wrote an investigative piece on BadCustomer.com. After hearing about the site and reviewing it I became very concerned at what was behind it. Locally Jeremy Johnson is a humanitarian helicopter pilot, assisting the local Sheriff department in search and rescue operations and even doing some work internationally. Hooray, a hero. And … Read more

BadCustomer.com Investigative Report. Is it a Scam or Something You Need to Be Afraid Of?

BadCustomer.com is a site that provides a service that lists consumers that have initiated a chargeback with one of their participating merchants. This leaves people listed on the database with BadCustomer.com who may have filed legitimate chargebacks for goods or services, blacklisted without their knowledge. As you will read, there may be a relationship between … Read more