If you and your business have ever encountered unethical business practices as it relates search engine marketing or search engine optimization, please know that it is your right to report such companies to the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Not another business or person should have to suffer due to such unethical business practices.  The FTC will and can handle complaints about deceptive or unfair business practices. To file a complaint, visit: http://www.ftc.gov/ and click on “File a Complaint Online,” call 1-877-FTC-HELP, or write to:

Federal Trade Commission
Washington, D.C. 20580

If your complaint is against a company in a country other than the United States, please file it at http://www.econsumer.gov/.

Have you or anyone you known ever encountered unethical business practices that cost your business in time and money?

Written by Alvin Brown
He's an experienced and passionate serial entrepreneur, founder and publisher of Kickstart Commerce. Alvin possesses a great love for startups dominating their market using profitable digital strategies for greater commerce.