As part of its ongoing efforts to crack down on unscrupulous debt collectors, the Federal Trade Commission has accused a North Carolina company of running a “phantom” debt collection scheme that went after people for money that they did not actually owe.The FTC announced today that it had filed a complaint accusing ACDI Group LLC and Solutions to Portfolios …
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
DECEMBER 10, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2013 - FRANK CALOGERO & SONS, LLC
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- Debt Collector Accused Of Taking Money From People Who Didn’t Owe Anything
By Ashlee Kieler - Friday Jun 23, 2017
- Fit City: Taking Night-Life Cue, Gyms Lower the Lights
By TATIANA BONCOMPAGNI - Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
Cycling, boxing and running studios, as well as some full-service gyms, are using sophisticated lighting systems to heighten the exercise experience.
- How a gang of celebrity moms is helping make sure families don't have to choose between diapers and food
By Rebecca Ruiz - Wednesday Jun 21, 2017
Earlier this month, Kerry Washington tweeted a video about dirty diapers to her 4.6 million followers.
The minute-long clip featured the Scandal star and mom of two talking not about her infant son, but about the fact that too many parents can't afford diapers and have to choose between them and other essentials like food and medicine.
"It's a crime that that would be true, that you would have to choose between feeding your kid or changing their diaper," Washington says.More about Celebrities, Social Good, Activism, Diapers, and Kerry Washington
- Twitter Urges Court To Reject Bid To Revive Lawsuit Over ISIS Attack
Wednesday Jun 7, 2017
Family members of people killed in an attack in Jordan shouldn't be able to proceed with a lawsuit accusing Twitter of encouraging terrorism, the microblogging service argues.
- Charter promised more broadband but didn’t deliver, now must pay fine
By Jon Brodkin - Thursday Jun 22, 2017
21,000 NY customers did not get broadband on schedule, despite merger promise.
- At Frank Ocean's first show in 3 years, a music fan found his voice — and viral fame
By Brian De Los Santos - Thursday Jun 15, 2017
Frank Ocean stood tall. Facing a crowd of 40,000 with a white hoodie hanging off his frame, sporting a black, backward baseball cap nestled under a pair of studio headphones, the singer wrapped both hands around a mic inches from his face, elbows tucked together, arms pulled into his chest as if in prayer, and sang in front of an audience for the first time in 1,089 days.
The air was brisk after a full day of rain that Friday evening in Denmark. Keysi Darbroudi — known as Keys to those closest to him — watched from the back of the crowd, ankles deep in mud, arms raised while clutching his iPhone 6 in his hand, streaming the hottest show in years on Instagram to more than 1,000 viewers around the world. This was Frank's moment, but Keys was about to steal the spotlight. Read more...More about Entertainment, Reddit, Social Good, Frank Ocean, and Entertainment
- LeBron's Father's Day message is all about loving and dunking on his son
By Adario Strange - Monday Jun 19, 2017
LeBron James may have just lost the NBA Finals, but that didn't stop him from enjoying Father's Day in the best way possible — by celebrating one of his sons.
Posting a well-edited video on Instagram on Sunday, James showed off the lavish celebration held for his son's 10th birthday on Saturday.
Aside from the telltale signs of a rich kid's party (there were personalized football and soccer fields with his son's name on them) we also get to see James dunking on his son's friends and even chasing them around with water balloons. Read more...More about Instagram, Lebron James, Father S Day, Entertainment, and Sports
- Growbots raises $2.5M for its machine learning-based sales automation platform
By Frederic Lardinois - Wednesday Jun 21, 2017
Growbots uses machine learning to provide sales teams with the right leads to kickstart their outbound sales process. The service, which argues that its product can save each member of a sales team a few days of work every month, today announced that it has raised a $2.5 million funding round from Buran VC, Lighter Capital and a number of angel investors. This brings the company’s… Read More