In its unanimous ruling, the court says the FTC could always ask Congress for more authority to recover money for victims.
Getting that debt pardoned is a rigorous process right now. Some want to simply excuse loans under $150,000.
Early-stage Alzheimer's linked to unwise financial decision-making and vulnerability to financial exploitation.
Financial scammers are part of coordinated efforts to target victims. The Federal Trade Commission took in more than a half a million complaints of imposter scams alone in 2018. But finding and convicting perpetrators is rare. Marketplace Morning Report’s David Brancaccio looks at what federal regulators are doing to target scammers. Brains and Losses: […]
Here are some reputable sources for preventing and reporting scams.