Richard Dixon returns his AT&T phone after filing an insurance claim. But the carrier is charging him for a new handset anyway. Why? “I returned my AT&T phone, so why am I still being charged?”
Shannon Stark’s mother is about to leave for Venice, but there’s a little problem with her trip. Someone overcharged her by $400 for her accommodations, and she’d like to get that taken care of before her vacation begins.
Seems like a reasonable request. But finding the right person to talk to about the overbilling issue at her Northern California AAA office hasn’t been easy.
“Overbilled for my Venice hotel — where’s my travel agent?”
Sometimes, the Internet isn’t the best way to book a hotel room.
That may be something of an understatement for Karen Berg, who recently tried to reserve a room in Miami through Hotels.com. She ran into so much trouble, including being overcharged multiple times and then getting accommodations that she didn’t expect, that she’s having second thoughts about ever buying online again.
“Overcharged for my overrated room on Hotels.com”