Briefly: Goddard settles with Dell Inc.

Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard recently announced a consumer fraud settlement with Dell Inc. and its subsidiary Dell Financial Services.

The settlement mandates the company to provide restitution to customers that had problems with the company's financing promotions, rebate offers, technical support and repair policies.

The company is paying $1.5 million to eligible consumers with claims postmarked by April 13, 2009.

Arizona's share of the reimbursement is $70,000.

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