FTC Crackdown Does Little To Curb Ads For Fake News Sites

FTC Crackdown Does Little To Curb Ads For Fake News Sites

Even though the Federal Trade Commission recently appeared to be coming down hard on “news” sites shilling for things like acai juice, it looks like those sites are not only still around, but links to them are popping up on major, legitimate news sites. [More]

FTC Cracks Down On Fake News Sites Shilling For Acai Berries

FTC Cracks Down On Fake News Sites Shilling For Acai Berries

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is taking a harsh legal stand against 10 companies and individuals marketing acai berry weight-loss products online by using fake news websites which imply endorsement from major media outlets — including our sibling publication Consumer Reports. [More]