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Federal Trade Commission accusing T-Mobile of bogus charges to customers
The Federal Trade Commission is accusing T-Mobile of intentionally bilking hundreds of millions of dollars from customers through bogus charges.
In a complaint filed today The FTC says the mobile phone service provider billed consumers for subscriptions to "premium" texts - such as $10-per-month horoscopes - that were never authorized by the customer.
The FTC says T-Mobile collected as much as 40 percent of the charges even after being made aware that the subscriptions were scams.
The agency says the will make sure the company repays it's customers.