Monthly Archives: March 2013

Traditional security company goes retail

The Alarm Company’s new store in a strip mall draws customers, creates buzz and is part of a new trend .by: Tess Nacelewicz . – Wednesday, March 27, 2013 . MADISON, Miss.—The Alarm Company, located in an isolated industrial park … Continue reading

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ADT targeted over early termination fees, unilateral price increases

A federal class-action lawsuit calls the practices ‘deceptive and unlawful’ by: Tess Nacelewicz – Wednesday, March 20, 2013 WALNUT CREEK, Calif.—It’s standard practice for security companies to charge customers early termination fees, but now a federal class-action lawsuit is targeting … Continue reading

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Vivint Fined $55K for Deceptive Sales Practices in Kansas

TOPEKA, Kan. — Vivint has agreed to pay $55,000 in a settlement with the Kansas Attorney General’s office for using deceptive sales practices that violate the state’s consumer protection laws. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said representatives from the summer … Continue reading

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