One consumer advocate
, however, remains unimpressed.
Which also explains why they've proven controversial among consumer advocates
, who retreat to their check-cashers-exist-because-banks-abandoned-the-poor fantasy and decry the new hybrids.
Jamie Court and attorney Francis Smith interviewed more than 1,000 patients across the nation in researching this expose of HMOs.
And consumer advocate
Ralph Nader, representing the Center for Study of Responsive Law, accused the accounting profession of seeking more limitations on liability, more privilege and more immunity.
Donald Kreis, who became the NH Pubic Utilities Commission's consumer advocate
in February, took an unusual path to the office.
But with personal accounts from hundreds of friends and foes, colleagues and former employees, and even the man himself, Justin Martin pieces together the most thorough account yet of America's number one consumer advocate
. Nader: Crusader, Spoiler, Icon (Perseus Publishing, $26) chronicles Nader's rise and fall and rise again, from his childhood and college days, to his years as public crusader, to his "Waterloo" in the 80s, to his infamous 2000 presidential bid.
The next January, consumer advocate
Ralph Nader filed a lawsuit saying the increase was the result of "improper and unlawful influences" and would cost consumers millions.
Ralph Nader, the consumer advocate
, is the founder of Public Citizen.
FairPoint Communications has been put on notice by New Hampshire's top consumer advocate
that it must act faster to solve its customer service problems or she will advocate dire consequences.
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