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Ad Alerts

Ad Alerts are intended to warn consumers about false and deceptive ads, as well as ads that, although not necessarily deceptive, should be viewed with caution.

Internet Ads


Published on December 10th, 2020 by TINA

How Amazon steers consumers toward unproven and potentially dangerous products containing a fake vitamin called B17.... Read More

Internet Ads

CannaPro CBD

Published on December 2nd, 2020 by TINA

A fake celebrity endorsement by Tom Hanks is the tip of the iceberg with this CBD product. ... Read More

Internet Ads

Naples Soap Company

Published on December 1st, 2020 by TINA

From "cruelty free" to "Made in the USA," finds personal care company's marketing awash with questionable labels.... Read More

Television Ads

Home Title Lock

Published on November 19th, 2020 by TINA

Company's ads attempt to scare consumers into paying for title monitoring services that they may be able to get for free.... Read More

Internet Ads


Published on November 17th, 2020 by TINA

Cleaning products company claimed every piece of packaging was "100% recyclable" when some materials were only compostable.... Read More

Television Ads

Microban 24

Published on November 16th, 2020 by TINA

Sanitizing spray does not provide 24-hour protection against viruses, despite what its TV commercial may make you think.... Read More

Print Ads


Published on October 28th, 2020 by TINA

If you see a supplement marketed as “clinically proven,” pump your brakes.... Read More

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