Half of U.S. households have funds in the stock market, many in investments for retirement. Independent, reliable audits are a crucial element of investor confidence and investor protection.
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Posted by Consumers Union on Thursday, April 18th, 2002 | No Comments »
Measures will require consumers to give permission before being billed
Posted by Consumers Union on Monday, April 15th, 2002 | No Comments »
Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of Consumer Reports, announced its support for tougher state rules to prevent future accounting abuses like those that prevented investors in Enron from learning the truth about the company’s dire financial situation.
Posted by Consumers Union on Thursday, April 4th, 2002 | No Comments »
Consumers are increasingly forced to agree to mandatory arbitration when they sign contracts with businesses.
Posted by Consumers Union on Monday, March 11th, 2002 | No Comments »
Many consumers still get their checks back; this marketplace option would be eliminated by the Act.
Posted by Consumers Union on Friday, January 18th, 2002 | No Comments »
Consumer Guide Helps Those Who Have Disputes with Health Plans Easy-to-Follow Guide Available Free on the Web
It provides practical information to plan enrollees who are seeking a way to resolve a dispute with their health plan
Posted by Consumers Union on Tuesday, November 13th, 2001 | No Comments »
The most visible response by big business to the epidemic of ID theft has been to roll out insurance and credit products that exploit fear of the crime.
Posted by Consumers Union on Sunday, October 28th, 2001 | No Comments »
A CU survey of Texas banks revealed that the banks charging non-customer check-cashing fees are among the state’s biggest banks
Posted by Consumers Union on Friday, October 12th, 2001 | 1 Comment »
The rising costs of having a bank account combined with the lack of access to a local bank and branch offices have made keeping an open bank account difficult for some families.
Posted by Consumers Union on Friday, October 12th, 2001 | No Comments »
CU urges state to monitor citicorp’s performance to ensure that recipients enjoy easy, cost-free access to benefits
Posted by Consumers Union on Tuesday, July 31st, 2001 | No Comments »