NY AG Guns For "Discount Clubs" Webloyalty, Affinion And Vertrue

NY AG Guns For "Discount Clubs" Webloyalty, Affinion And Vertrue

New York’s Attorney General has subpoenaed 22 retailers as part of an investigation into the allegedly deceptive practices of internet “discount clubs” Webloyalty, Affinion and Vertrue. “We want it stopped. We believe it is a classic consumer fraud,” said Cuomo. [More]

http://consumerist.com/2007/06/28/costco-receipt-checkers-will-sometimes/

Costco receipt checkers will sometimes make a nice happy face on the back of receipts for kids, which is nice. But you know the power is going to their heads when they reprimand your mentally disabled child, who didn’t start talking until he was 3, for not enunciating “please” and “thank you” clearly enough.