CONSUMER FEDERATION OF CALIFORNIA STATEMENT ON PROPOSED FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION (FTC) RULE BANNING JUNK FEES
“Simple, elegant and groundbreaking” says CFC Executive Director
For Immediate Release; October 11, 2023
Sacramento, CA – Consumer Federation of California (CFC) Executive Director Robert Herrell today issued the following statement in response to the FTC’s proposed rule banning junk and hidden fees:
“CFC strongly supports the simple, elegant and groundbreaking proposed FTC rule on junk and hidden fees and thanks President Biden and his administration for showing such profound leadership on this critical consumer issue. Consumers have had enough of junk and hidden fees and significant national relief is on the way.”
Here is a link to the FTC proposed rule (at the end of the document):
And here is a link to the FTC’s press release about the rule:
About the Consumer Federation of California: The Consumer Federation of California is a nonprofit advocacy organization that, since 1960, has been a powerful voice for consumer rights. CFC campaigns for laws and regulations that place consumer protection ahead of corporate profit, either in front of the California Legislature or before state and federal agencies in support of consumer regulations.