And finally, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is attempting to crowdsource fraud reports. The new agency aims to be a “21st century regulator” and has launched the website ConsumerFinance.gov to help consumers report malicious companies. Users can submit thoughts, concerns and stories to help stop fraud in its early stages. Read the full article at ReadWriteWeb.com
U.S. Crowdsourcing Consumer Fraud
Author: Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).