Classmates.com & FTD Pay $11 Million Settlement for Deceptive Practices

Twenty-two states allege that FTD and Classmates.com took advantage of their customers through deceptive billing and advertising practices, said FOX4KC.com last week. The companies
Twenty-two states allege that FTD and Classmates.com took advantage of their customers through deceptive billing and advertising practices, said FOX4KC.com last week. The companies will pay $11 million in settlement costs to avoid litigation. According to a spokesman for the Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt, an investigation uncovered that FTD and Classmates.com shared confidential customer information, including credit card data, with a third-party marketing company. That marketer then promoted other businesses including travel rewards programs and…...

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