Iowa Buyers Club Refunds
Welcome to the Information Website for Iowa Buyers Club Refunds
This website contains information about refunds resulting from legal cases brought by Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller.
The legal cases involved consumers being improperly enrolled in memberships programs, often without their knowledge, and subsequent charges to their credit cards or bank accounts. The cases create a $40 million fund for refunds to Iowa consumers who were charged for membership programs, beginning as early as 1989. These cases are against Affinion Group Inc.,Stonebridge Benefit Services, Inc. and Vertrue, Inc.
KEY FACTS RELATING TO THE REFUNDS:
Eligibility for a refund has been determined from the companies’ membership records. If you received the postcard notice that was mailed about July 7, 2014, you are eligible for a refund. Review the postcard you received, or click on the copy at Notice of Refund below, for instructions on what to do to make sure the check is sent to the right address. Notice of Refund
Most refund checks will be in the $5 to $40 range, but some will be substantially higher. The amount of the refund will depend in part on the number of consumers on the membership lists who can be located, so there is no way of determining the exact amount anyone will receive at this time.
Refund checks are expected to be distributed during the last quarter of 2014 (October through December).