1. Time Share ResellersFor more information on consumer complaint trends, see the full press release here: Top 5 Consumer Issues and Complaints Outlined by Patrick-Murray Administration's Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation, Attorney General's Office, Better Business Bureau, and Federal Trade Commission.
2. Loan Modification Fee Schemes
3. Deceptive Advertising and Solicitations
4. Deceptive Lending Schemes
5. Fake Check Scams
The Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office has posted on its blog the Top 5 Consumer Scams of 2009. These are the top complaints received by the AGO's office last year :