Another day, another class-action lawsuit against Wells Fargo. The latest legal salvo claims the bank headed by Chief Executive Tim Sloan has been ripping off small businesses for years by burying fees and misleading merchants about how much they have to pay for credit card processing services. Wells Fargo’s merchant services unit, a joint venture...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
OCTOBER 28, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
CT CORPORATION SYSTEM
111 EIGHTH AVENUE
NEW YORK, NEW YORK, 10011
NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - MERCHANTS CREDIT CORPORATION
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