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Best Reviews

January 12th, 2016

Who’s turning tables on whom?

Regulators Go after Fake Reviews

September 23rd, 2013

After a yearlong investigation, New York regulators are announcing a crackdown on misleading online reviews.

Can you trust an online review?

August 29th, 2012

In the fall of 2010, Todd Rutherford launched, a marketing service for self-published authors that provided book reviews for cash. Soon, he was making $28,000 a month writing reviews, almost all of which were exceedingly positive. There’s a particularly needling kind of buyer’s remorse that comes with buying a bad book. Not only does

RollyChic Boots

January 31st, 2020

Consumer says she was scammed by company, which advertised on Facebook. And she’s not the only one.


February 26th, 2018

Home security company sought to secure only positive reviews.

Auto Transport 123

September 18th, 2017

Compensated five-star reviews draw the attention of the FTC.

Daily Health Answers

March 3rd, 2017

You have to question this supplement “review” site’s answers. in the News

January 5th, 2017

• 2020 • 2019 • 2018 • 2017 • 2016 • 2015 • 2014 • 2013 • 2012 ​ “IV Drips Don’t Cure COVID, But That Hasn’t Stopped People Flocking To Them” Dana Liebelson, August 5, 2020 “‘We found almost immediately that there was a segment of the wellness industry that was exploiting this pandemic—COVID-19—for

Does Your State Reveal Consumer Complaints?

November 18th, 2015 Publishes Results of Nationwide Open Records Review MADISON, CONN. November 18, 2015 — Consumers rely on online reviews and ratings sites when making purchasing decisions but these tools are fraught with issues ranging from fake reviews to the recent trend of companies tamping down on negative feedback through the use of gag orders and

Instant Checkmate

February 12th, 2014

Instant Checkmate advertises its “new controversial” website as a way for “anyone with a computer” to view arrest records and perform background checks on friends and family. But can they really deliver that? Here’s the web ad we saw: We’re not in Cheshire, but the ad thinks we are. He’s not from Cheshire either. Clicking

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