Tag: PA Attorney General

Attorney General Kane Warns College Students to Use Credit Cards Responsibly

| July 16, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Thousands of Pennsylvania students will head back to college next month and many of them will be carrying at least one credit card.

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Attorney General Issues Consumer Advisory About Shopping for a Mortgage

| May 14, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – With the spring home-buying season in full swing, Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane yesterday offered tips to consumers looking for a home loan.

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Office of Attorney General Arrests Five in Unrelated Insurance Fraud Cases

| May 8, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane yesterday announced the arrest of five individuals in unrelated insurance fraud cases across the Commonwealth.

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Two Crawford County Men Accused of Possessing Child Pornography

Two Crawford County Men Accused of Possessing Child Pornography

| May 4, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Kane’s Child Predator Section has accused two Crawford County men of possessing child pornography.

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Consumer Advisory: Monitoring Credit Scores Can Ensure Good Credit, Prevent ID Theft

| March 12, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Yesterday Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane encouraged consumers to keep a careful watch over their credit scores, especially if they intend to make any large purchases, to remain in good standing and avoid identity theft.

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Attorney General Kane Warns of Travel Scams

| March 7, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane yesterday warned consumers planning spring and summer vacations to be wary of travel-related scams.

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Pennsylvania Consumers to Receive $8 Million in Restitution Settlement with Advance America

| February 12, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane yesterday announced that Advance America will pay Pennsylvania consumers $8 million in restitution as part of a settlement to resolve claims that the company illegally provided payday loans, some with interest rates as high as 368 percent.

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Attorney General Kane Announces Charges in Million Medicaid Fraud Scheme

| February 5, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane and the Office of Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services today announced Medicaid fraud and other charges against Philadelphia-based Infinite Care Inc., sister company Infinite Care Special Needs Inc., and the companies’ vice president and treasurer.

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Attorney General Kane Warns of Winter Storm Scams

| January 27, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. – As Pennsylvanians tackle major snowstorms in the days ahead, Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane yesterday cautioned consumers to be on the lookout for weather-related scams.

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Attorney General’s Office Recovers $17.4 Million for Consumers in 2014

| December 31, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Kane this week announced that in 2014 her office recovered $17.4 million in restitution on behalf of Pennsylvanians through the Public Protection Division.

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