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Guarding against, limiting harm of identity theft

...security measures you adopt, there is someone waiting around every cyber corner to take advantage of you. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission provides great information to decrease your likelihood of falling victim to identity theft and measures to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/gregory-gelpi/2014-01-09/guarding
Take steps to protect your money

National Consumer Protection Week, March 6-12, is an annual effort led by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission to educate the public on how to use money wisely. As a part of National Consumer Protection Week, the Better Business Bureau...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2011-02-26/take-steps-p
Your Business | Business
EU fines Intel over unfair sales tactics

...complaining that Intel was penalizing PC makers in the U.S. and abroad for doing business with AMD. Although the U.S. Federal Trade Commission is also investigating, AMD seems to have found its most sympathetic ear in Europe. EU Competition Commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/14/bus_523894.shtml
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Smart shopping easier online

...first-hand an unsafe product or product-related injury can report it directly from the Talk to Us link. - U.S. Federal Trade Commission: The FTC site's "Consumer Protection" will help make you scam-conscious and far more suspect of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/14/tec_217503.shtml
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EU panel urges rejection of Boeing-McDonnell merger

...position of the new company emerging from nearly $15 billion Boeing-McDonnell merger. Last Tuesday, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission gave its blessing to the merger saying it would not "substantially lessen competition in any relevant market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/05/biz_210864.shtml
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FTC readies antitrust inquiry against GoogleSAN JOSE, CALIF. --- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission reportedly is poised to launch a broad antitrust investigation of Google's search practices that could mark the start of a lengthy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-06-24/business-news
News you can use

...for messages they did not intend to send More information is available through OnGuard Online.gov Source: U.S. Federal Trade Commission TODAY MOVIE TUESDAY: Lady and the Tramp, 10 a.m., Appleby Branch Library, 2260 Walton Way; for ages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/17/met_136089.shtml
Metro | Augusta State University
How can I avoid online job scams?

...the company using Web sites operated by the Council of Better Business Bureaus (www.bbb.org) and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (www.ftc.gov). Here are some other tips to protect yourself: 1. Be wary of a job that is "too easy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/03/fin_74551.shtml
Finance
Google takes aim at mobile marketing

...general manager of AdMob's North America operations. If Google's proposed acquisition is approved by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Mr. Hamoui thinks he and AdMob's 150 employees will be in an even better position to turn mobile phones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/27/bus_560774.shtml
Business
Regulators delay J&J acquisition

...said it could not be finished until after the U.S. Federal Trade Commission makes a decision. "We're now focusing...Johnson & Johnson is awaiting clearance from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission before it completes its acquisition of Guidant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/26/bus_4804.shtml
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