Garry Woessner rents a car, but turns down the offer of renting an electronic toll pass. You can see how much this misstep cost him. How do you keep toll authorities from making it “E-Z” to overcharge you, and how can we help Woessner appeal the charges? “Dollar hit me with $255 in administrative fees”
It’s not your imagination. Your consumer rights are vanishing.
Not a day seems to go by that you don’t see news of another consumer regulation being dismantled, a law coming undone, an anti-consumer executive order being signed. “Your consumer rights are disappearing. Here’s how to protect yourself now.”
If you don’t trust your bank, you’re in good company. With financial regulations unraveling, and in the wake of several shocking banking scandals, it’s remarkable we haven’t all switched to a digital crypto-currency like Bitcoin and ditched our financial institutions. “How does your bank lie to you? Let me count the ways.”
If you rent a car in Europe this summer, you might notice a few changes. Pay attention to them. They could be coming to America soon. “EU’s new rental car rules could be signpost for US”
Is a separate, mandatory hotel fee really a fee?
A popular Chesapeake Bay Hyatt in Cambridge, Md., claimed it was when the Good News Guy himself recently stayed there to participate in a hosted professional workshop. “Hyatt resorts to a fee refund without me even asking”