Investigations

Equifax to Pay $485,000 Penalty for Error that Led to Lower...

Attorney General Michelle Henry announced a settlement with Equifax regarding the national consumer credit reporting agency’s error that resulted in inaccurate reports to lenders,...

PA Warns of Potential SNAP Benefits Scam, Reminds Public of Safe...

Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Dr. Val Arkoosh is informing Pennsylvanians of a potential scam targeting individuals who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits wherein...

AG Henry Reaches Settlement with Vantage Travel Services which Allows Litigation...

The Office of Attorney General has reached a settlement with Vantage Travel Services, Inc., subject to court approval. In 2023, the Office of Attorney General...

Attorney General Secures Opportunity for Refunds for Great Philadelphia ComicCon Ticket...

Attorney General Michelle Henry announced an agreement to resolve pending litigation against Easton-based Great Conventions LLC and its owner, Christopher Wertz. Under the terms...

State Inspector General Charges 41 with Public Assistance Fraud in January...

The Office of State Inspector General filed public assistance fraud charges against 41 individuals during January 2024. The restitution owed to the Commonwealth in...

AG Henry in Letter to Meta: Investigate Causes of Spike in...

Attorney General Michelle Henry and forty other Attorneys General have sent a letter to social media giant, Meta, asking for an investigation into the increase...

Attorney General Celebrates National Consumer Protection Week with Tips and Warnings

Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams? Wondering about the best ways to improve your credit, shop for a used car, or...

State Inspector General Breaks Up Franklin County SNAP Trafficking Ring

The Office of State Inspector General announced charges against the members of a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Trafficking ring in Franklin County. Marie Registe...

Pennsylvania Files Lawsuit to Shut Down Suspected Con Artist Posing as...

Attorney General Michelle Henry announced a lawsuit against Davis Communications Internet, Inc., and its owner, David Davis, for operating as an internet provider — but in...

Settlement Reached with Lead Generator That Sold Residents Contact Information to...

Attorney General Michelle Henry announced a settlement with a Colorado-based lead generator for selling Pennsylvanians’ information to telemarketing companies. Shopgala, LLC, which also operates as Surveys2cash, obtained...