Idahoans Can Apply for Refunds from Vehicle Service Contract Seller

Idaho consumers who bought vehicle service contracts from Missouri-based US Fidelis may receive refunds, Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced. Wasden and 11 other state attorneys general reached an agreement with US Fidelis, a vehicle service contract dealer that routinely misled consumers before shutting down and filing for bankruptcy in 2010. The agreement, which has been … Read more

Mepco May Have Been In On US Fidelis’ Scheme The Entire Time

Earlier, in June of this year, we wrote about how the Atkinson brothers behind US Fidelis were handed indictments for felony charges including unlawful merchandising practices, stealing, and insurance fraud. The Atkinson’s sold vehicle repair coverage to consumers but according to the indictments allegedly kept refunds due to clients, charged excess fees not stated in … Read more

US Fidelis, Darain Atkinson, Cory Atkinson – All Indicted by Grand Jury

Attorney General Chris Koster yesterday announced a St. Charles County grand jury has handed down a 14-count indictment against Darain Atkinson and a 13-count indictment against Cory Atkinson, the brothers who owned and operated US Fidelis. US Fidelis was formerly known as National Auto Warranty Services and did business under the name “Dealer Services.” The … Read more

MO AG Wants to Crack Down on Bad Actors in Auto Service Contract Industry

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster recently released a report from his Auto Service Contract Task Force. The group was looking at the deceptive practices of members of the auto service contract and auto warranty business. As part of the data gathering the task force heard from consumers. Donna Acosta Donna Acosta purchased her contract from … Read more

Credexx Barred From Selling Auto Warranties

Service contracts sold by Credexx didn’t live up to the hype, Cooper says Raleigh: Auto service contract company Credexx and its owner are banned from operating for misrepresenting their products and services to North Carolina car owners, Attorney General Roy Cooper said Thursday. “My office hears frequently from consumers who pay for service contracts that … Read more

Will Many Debt Settlement Marketers Start Selling Extended Warranty and Vehicle Service Contracts?

I have to tell you I have the greatest readers in the world. Before I even have time to find the next area of concern, generally someone sends it to me. If you have a tip you want to share, send it to [email protected] Vehicle service contracts or extended auto warranties have come under fire … Read more