Latest from Comcast: Refunds for Mass. customers over hidden fees, impact on credit

Comcast customers in Massachusetts may be in for a welcome holiday present: cash refunds.

As first reported by Ars Technica, an announcement yesterday from Attorney General Maura Healy revealed a settlement covering 20,000 Comcast subscribers, some of whom could gain hundreds of dollars.

Do you have a claim? Feds sue DirecTV for $3.95 billion deception

A lot of us feel like cable and internet companies are trying to rip us off. Now the Federal Trade Commission is setting out to prove it.

They say DirecTV misled 30 million customers about contract terms, promising new customers one rate then jacking up their prices. Many customers say they signed up for DirecTV's 12-month discount, but were stuck with a 2-year contract that nobody mentioned.

Signed a misleading contract and had your price jacked up? We feel your pain! You can file a claim to get compensation.

Money back from Xfinity? Gov't takes on Comcast for $3 billion

Ever feel like your cable and internet company is lying to you? You’re not the only one.

Now the Attorney General of Washington has sued Comcast for a “pattern of deceptive practices” in marketing their Xfinity service.

Among the charges is that Comcast misled customers about what was covered by their Service Protection Plan, so if that's on your account you should definitely check it out!