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Monthly Archives: May 2010

A Few Nuggets about Gold Parties Posted on May 25

  The price of gold is as high as it has ever been, and buyers of gold are making sure consumers know about it as buyers try to use high prices motivation for consumers to pull old jewelry out of their drawers and sell it.   …Continue Reading A Few Nuggets about Gold Parties

If the Phone Rings, It Isn’t Us Posted on May 14

  My office received a phone call yesterday from a consumer who said she got a call from the California Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation, demanding payment for a payday loan the consumer allegedly didn’t take care of. The consumer said she never   …Continue Reading If the Phone Rings, It Isn’t Us