For the past decade, a few clever companies have been running an online scheme that tricked consumers into joining so-called membership clubs and charged their credit cards without their consent. But thanks to Sen. John Rockefeller, the era of this $1.4 billion con is coming to an end.

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How an Oil Baron’s Heir Cleaned Up a $1.4 Billion Internet Scam originally appeared on DailyFinance on Thu, 10 Mar 2011 14:00:00.

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