Consumer Fraud

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Officials Warn Seniors Of Potential Scams

The Illinois Attorney General’s office and a West Side alderman teamed up Wednesday to warn seniors about consumer fraud.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

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Lawsuit: Bally Gym Members Were Locked Out After LA Fitness Takeover

The recent takeover of Bally Total Fitness in Chicago by LA Fitness is now a federal case.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

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Attorney General Sues Debt Resolution Firm For Fraud

They already needed help to get out of debt. Now the Illinois Attorney General is charging a national debt resolution company based in Chicago with consumer fraud for getting people in trouble into worse debt.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2011