Keep Your Pet Safe! 15 Pet Food Brands Recalled Due to High Levels of Aflatoxin

October 8, 2020 — Sunshine Mills, Inc. is expanding its recall of 15 brands of pet food that were made with corn that contained high levels of aflatoxin. What’s Recalled? The following brands and products are affected by this recall: The lot codes can be located on the back of each bag. About the Expanded Recall This is an expansion of the recall initiated September 2, … Continue reading Keep Your Pet Safe! 15 Pet Food Brands Recalled Due to High Levels of Aflatoxin

Metformin Recall

Marksans Pharma Limited Issues Expansion of Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Metformin Hydrochloride Extended-Release Tablets, USP 500mg & 750mg, Due to the Detection of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) Summary Company Announcement Date:October 02, 2020FDA Publish Date:October 05, 2020Product Type:DrugsReason for Announcement:Due to the Detection of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) ImpurityCompany Name:Marksans Pharma LimitedBrand Name:Time-Cap Labs Inc.Product Description:Metformin Hydrochloride for Extended-Release … Continue reading Metformin Recall

The FTC Chairman is NOT Writing to you

If you saw an email from FTC Chairman Joseph Simons, it wasn’t. From him, that is. Scammers pretending to be him are emailing, though. They’re trying to trick you into turning over personal information, like your birth date and home address, which could help them scam you. So: if you get an email from the … Continue reading The FTC Chairman is NOT Writing to you

Fake and Abusive Debt Collectors

Have you ever gotten a call about a debt you don’t recognize? Or have you had a collector harass, threaten, or lie to you? If you owe a debt — or if you don’t owe the debt a collector is asking about — you have rights when it comes to debt collectors. Here’s what you … Continue reading Fake and Abusive Debt Collectors

Watch Out! Watch Out! Watch Out! Clever Amazon Delivery Scam Spreading All Over the Country

Scammers are always targeting the most popular websites to find new victims. It makes sense if you think about it, the more users a site has the more potential victims there are. Heavy traffic sites are constantly being targeted with the likes of phishing scams, and ransomware attacks. Now, Amazon customers are being hit with … Continue reading Watch Out! Watch Out! Watch Out! Clever Amazon Delivery Scam Spreading All Over the Country

Outbreak Investigation of Cyclospora: Bagged Salads

CDC announces the end of the outbreak; FDA continues its investigation. The multistate outbreak of Cyclospora infections linked to salad products that were made by Fresh Express containing iceberg lettuce, red cabbage, and carrots and that were sold in several regions of the United States investigated by the FDA, along with CDC and state and local partners, … Continue reading Outbreak Investigation of Cyclospora: Bagged Salads

Have You Heard About the “Waiting Package” Phishing Scam? If Not, Read This.

Phishing scams can be hard to spot. For example, we’ve been hearing about one where people get a text message saying that there’s a package waiting for them, and asking them to click a link to learn more. Sounds innocent enough, right? Unfortunately not. The messages are coming from scammers. In some cases, they’re targeted … Continue reading Have You Heard About the “Waiting Package” Phishing Scam? If Not, Read This.

Non-Filers: Expect a Letter About your Stimulus Check

If you don’t usually file a tax return, or didn’t file a return for 2018 or 2019, you might not know you could qualify for an economic impact payment. You might be one of the nine million people getting a letter from the IRS letting you know how to register on their website to claim … Continue reading Non-Filers: Expect a Letter About your Stimulus Check

Real Pet Food Company Recalls Billy + Margot Dog Food

September 22, 2020 — Real Pet Food Company of Phoenix, Arizona, is voluntarily recalling Billy+Margot Wild Kangaroo and Superfoods Recipe because it may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. What’s Being Recalled? The following product has been recalled: Billy + Margot Wild Kangaroo and Superfoods RecipePackage: 4-pound bagLot code: V 07 Feb 2022 This recall does not affect any … Continue reading Real Pet Food Company Recalls Billy + Margot Dog Food

Free Trials Can Cost You Big Time!

Getting free stuff is cool…until it isn’t free. It is decidedly uncool when, after luring you in with “free trials” for products you might like, a company hits you with surprise charges during the supposedly “free” trial period. In a complaint filed in federal court, the FTC alleges that NutraClick, which marketed dietary supplements and … Continue reading Free Trials Can Cost You Big Time!