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FTC sues homework aide Chegg over multiple data breaches
Data breaches at Chegg going back to 2017 exposed the personal data of more than 40 million users of the company's homework software.
FTC to send $822,000 to victims of student debt-relief scam
The FTC is returning $822,000 to people who fell victim to a student debt-relief scam that charged upfront fees reaching $1,400.
YouTube fined $170 million for collecting data on children
Despite being the biggest settlement for a company accused of violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, critics say it's not enough.