SSI logo

Deceptive Sales Practices

Top Story

Silverline Security Accused of Duping Elderly Vivint Customer

A Utah resident was paying two alarm bills for two years after a Silverline Security representative allegedly tricked her into signing a new contract.


Latest in Deceptive Sales Practices

Grandview Police arrested two Security Networks salespeople for impersonating ADT representatives and misleading an elderly woman into updating her security system. SSI Staff · March 13, 2014

ADT has filed a lawsuit against Vision Security to ban the door-to-door alarm company from using deceptive sales pitches. November 18, 2013

Is it wise for smaller alarm companies to pursue legal action against other firms who use unethical sales practices to steal away subscribers? Ken Kirschenbaum · October 17, 2013

Several alarm companies have settled lawsuits with ADT in response to claims that the firms misled consumers to believe the companies were affiliated with ADT. October 09, 2013

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine filed a lawsuit against Orem, Utah-based Vision Security this week, alleging that the firm misled customers and failed to honor cancellation requests. August 06, 2013

Police here have urged homeowners to beware of fraudulent sales representatives from Orem, Utah-based Vision Security, who are allegedly lying to customers and forging contracts. October 31, 2012

CPI Security Systems has sent notices to more than 80,000 customers in Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina, warning that deceptive sales reps from another security provider may try to sell them an upgraded alarm system. June 19, 2012

As summertime draws to a close, so does the high season for door-to-door alarm system sales in the United States. Not soon to fade, however, is ... By Rodney Bosch · August 31, 2009


PSA Cybersecurity Congress
Latest Download
How to transition your business to an as-a-service model, and why it's beneficial…
Sammy Awards
Trending


SPONSORED LINKS


Don't miss out! Subscribe to Security Sales & Integration magazine today. - Security Sales & Integration

EDITOR'S CHOICE