Full Title

FCC Chairman Genachowski Unveils New Actions To Help Consumers Prevent & Identify "Mystery Fees" On PHone Bills, Known as "Cramming"

Description

Twenty Million Americans unaware of illegal and unauthorized mystery fees - called "cramming" ranging from $1.99 to $19.99 on monthly phone bills; FCC proposes $11.7 million in penalties against four companies & releases Consumer Tip Sheet

Document Type: News Release

Bureau(s): Consumer and Governmental Affairs, Office of Former Chairman Genachowski

Files

Document Dates

Released On: Jun 20, 2011

Issued On: Jun 20, 2011

Document Numbers

DA/FCC: DOC-307732