SHOW #79 (October 4, 2015)
PACKAGING TRICKS DISGUISE PRICE HIKES. Also: Most presidential campaign websites fail privacy test, widespread problems found with student loan services, former con artist Frank Abagnale talks about cyber fraud and why the new 'chip' cards won't prevent all credit card fraud.

               
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Here are links to more information on the stories covered on this show

Consumer Reports: Package Downsizing Proves That Less Is Not More

NBC News: Most Presidential Campaign Websites Fail Privacy Test, Survey Finds

CFPB: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Concerned About Widespread Servicing Failures Reported by Student Loan Borrowers

CFPB: Repay Your Student Debt: Know Your Options

AARP Fraud Watch Network: Learn to Think Like Scammers

Consumer Action: A Consumer's Guide to Chip Cards

CFPB: What's That Chip Doing on My Credit Card?

ABC News: T-Mobile Customers Hacked in Experian Breach: What You Need to Know


          

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