Internet Companies Sued Over Online Coupons

Online marketing company Inc. and online movie ticket seller Fandango Inc. were named in a lawsuit that accuses them of participating in a scheme where customers' credit cards are billed monthly fees without their knowledge. The lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Massachusetts, said when customers bought from one of Webloyalty's partners such as Fandango and clicked on a pop-up window offering a $10 coupon on their next purchase, their credit card information was automatically transferred to Webloyalty and they were unwittingly enrolled in its "Reservation Rewards," program.

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