If the squeaky wheel gets the grease, some consumer complaints should be addressed eventually.
Consumers have had problems with the providers of some services and products year after year -- and they have complained year after year.
Identity theft is now the fastest growing complaint, but it still has not cracked the top 10 in numbers, according to the Consumer Federation of America and the North American Consumer Protection Investigators.
The two organizations ranked the10 compliants that are heard most often based on information from local and state consumer protection agencies. Following are the top 10 things bugging consumers, with the one receiving the most complaints listed last.
No. 8. (Tie) Internet Sales
Misleading claims, unlicensed practitioners, failure to deliver.