“My honesty, integrity and character — not to mention my intelligence — is being publicly questioned and attacked,” Suzan French complained after we published a story about her dispute with AT&T. “That is unacceptable.” “I asked you for help, but your story made me look bad”
They’re out to get us.
I know, because I see the “cease and desist” letters their law firms send us, demanding that we remove their executive contacts from our site. I read the hateful comments on their industry fan blogs. I also deal with their Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks that temporarily knock us offline.
Their goal? To denigrate, discredit and dismantle the advocacy you depend on every day. “They want this site to disappear in 2018. Here’s what you should tell them.”
The consumer advocacy you see on this site may be free, but it’s not cheap.
Everything you see is funded by individual supporters like you. And if it weren’t for the cases we resolve and cover here every day — your cases — this would be just another navel-gazing complaint blog.
My advocacy team and I are beyond grateful for your support. It’s more important than ever. “A personal invitation to join the Inner Circle now”
It’s been an incredible year for consumer advocacy. Beyond what anyone could have imagined.
My advocacy team and I are shocked by this year’s numbers — but in a good way. We’ve welcomed more visitors to the site, come to the aid of more readers, and had more help from you, our valued supporters.
In short, it’s been the best year ever. “It’s been an incredible year for consumer advocacy. Here are a few numbers that’ll blow you away.”