It looks like a bill. It demands payment like a bill. But it’s actually an ad.
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson called it “deceptive as all-get-out.” And it could be breaking our state’s Consumer Protection Act.
Jesse Jones found a case where the mailer was sent to a 100-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s asking her to pay double for a subscription.
Small print. Big money. A huge national issue.
Now that Jesse brought it to the attention of investigators, the feds are involved.