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Verizon records customer calls, they are unable and unwilling to stop recording you. When the customer tries to record Verizon it becomes clear that the customer is not to be given the same advantages or rights as Verizon. We do not accept the premise that customers are supposed to be subservient to big business. Unless Verizon changes it's policy the public, in our opinion would be better suited to find a company that respects their rights, basic reasonableness and good faith.

We spoke to Verizon and recorded their response which led to Verizon changing their policy. Are you listening NOW! Click to hear.


..McDonalds Tallahassee Fl. Region
It seems like a simple thing getting lunch to go at McDonalds. When the girl behind the counter forgot to include a 20 piece McNuggets and got the Chicken Sandwich wrong it seemed like a simple thing to correct. Welcome to the McDonalds at at 1944 N. Monroe St Tallahassee Fl. where a simple mistake opened the door to immature combative Tiffany Washington.

She was the last in a line of people who were incompetent and did not care about the customers. Corporate administrative assistant Amanda Gay started the apathetic ball rolling when she told us all 30 McDonalds that were corporately owned in the Tallahassee area took their phones off the hook form 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., every day. This claim would later be disputed by Tiffany Washington. Watch out for Tiffany Washington when you visit this McChucky's. Full article

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Scammers see seniors as easy targets

She believes they also scammed other people in the neighborhood. The National Consumers League estimates that one-third of victims of telemarketing scams are seniors. A study by Allianz Insurance Company found that seniors who fall for a scam lose an ...

Army recruitment scam unearthed, aspirants with fake degrees, domicile papers pay Rs 50,000; probe underway

This is being considered as one of the biggest scams that has taken place in the Army. The investigation into who is involved in it and who supported it is still underway. There are chances that the revelations may spread to other states apart from Gujarat.

Tredyffrin Police Reports: Scams warning

SCAMS>> Police urge residents that have been victims of scams or attempted scams to go to the website for the Internet Crime Complaint Center - www.IC3.gov and file a complaint. The IC3 is using the information compiled to identify and combat internet crime.

Resident warns Park City businesses to be on the lookout for scams

Diania Turner has a warm, welcoming smile and speaks in a calm tone that puts those around her at ease. But here's the thing: She is not someone to be trifled with. And now, she's trying to make sure no one messes with her town either. The owner of FASTAXI ...

Summer scams: The BBB’s hot five

Summer for most people is the perfect time to go to a concert or take a vacation. For con artists, warm weather means their scam efforts heat up. Nationwide there are thousands of victims and millions of dollars lost to scammers. The Better Business Bureau ...

NEED TO KNOW: Tips to avoid CRA & other scams

It can be a scary proposition if you owe thousands of dollars to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), but it can be even scarier if you are the victim of a fraud. The CRA says scams come in various ways — e-mail, telephone, mail and text message. Fraudsters ...

The Ten Worst Car Scams

If you’re inexperienced (or just not careful), it’s incredibly easy to let some huckster take advantage of you in the automotive industry. Here are ten of the worst scams in the automotive world, so be on guard. Very rarely are cars that have been ...

Spartanburg grandfather warns others about phone scam

He is now urging others to be leery of similar scams. “This is happening all over the damn country,” he said inside his home Wednesday, sorting through the notes he took while the scammer was on the phone with him last week. Law enforcement agencies in ...