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Blog posts from the original On Your Side site.
Is this a scam? A surprise “foreign transaction” fee
7 lessons consumers learned in 2011
Is this a scam? Are airlines really giving away “free” flights?
Is this a scam? Even a “cleared” check is never really cleared
Time to get political? Yes, and here’s how
Is this a scam? A “cheap” credit score that costs a lot more
12 things you shouldn’t do in 2012
Amazon offers fastest holiday purchase refunds, study says
7 unbelievably good reasons to order Scammed right now
What’s your problem? My Maytag microwave won’t work
“Scammed” book trailer gets banned by Google
The smarter consumer: 7 qualities of a winning customer
What’s your problem? The cheese melted, I sent it back — now what?
The smarter consumer: 5 incredibly stupid things customers do offline
What’s your problem? Not seeing a refund from Globaleyeglasses.com
The smarter consumer: 5 incredibly stupid things customers do online
What’s your problem? A few small problems with Casual Male XL
Insurance doesn’t have “appetite” for consumer protection
The smarter consumer: Beware of these holiday scams
What’s your problem? Sears “oven insurance” didn’t cover my range
Is this a scam? Maybe I can’t imagine that vacation after all
The smarter consumer: The three levels of a scam (and how to avoid all of ’em)
What’s your problem? A slippery component that destroyed my PC
The smarter consumer: Learning to speak corporate-ese
What’s your problem? Lost in a government maze, and I’d like a refund, please
Is this a scam? Hosted reviews on hotel site look bogus
The smarter consumer: Don’t get scammed by spam!
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