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Pact fitness app settles with FTC over unfair billing accusations

3 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

Fitness app Pact wants to help users reach fitness goals by using a cash incentive...or at least it says it wants to. The app works by charging users if they don't meet their weekly fitness goals and rewarding them with money if they do meet their goals. Allegations made by the FTC allege that things have worked differently in reality,...
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Fitness app company settles with FTC for nearly $1 million

Fitness app company settles with FTC for nearly $1 million

3 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

If you're going to create a mobile app that offers monetary rewards for meeting fitness goals, you should probably make sure you back your promises up. The Pact fitness app offers users a way to incentivize workouts by charging a fee when users miss...
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