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Beware of Bogus Business Directories

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) busted a Canadian company for billing businesses for advertisements and listings in non-existent directories.

Moral of the story: double-check those invoices. If you’ve got someone else handling accounts payable, make sure that they’re not cutting checks simply because an invoice looks legit.

Mike Young, Esq.

Author Mike Young, Esq.

Mike Young has been practicing business and technology law since 1994 and is an angel investor in startups. He's been an entrepreneur since 1988. To get legal help from Attorney Young, click here now or call 214-546-4247 to schedule a phone consultation.

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