All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Fees’

Rental Cars Overcharging: How To Counter Toll Trolls

Are rental cars going to play a part in your cross country meanderings this summer? Indeed, having your own transportation beats building a holiday itinerary around bus schedules and taxi cabs. However, because of e-toll fees, many renters are coming to realize that they end up building more of their budget around their four-wheeled freedom than they recall reading in …

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Bank of America Considers Charging Fees For Checking Account, The 99% Flips Out

On the tails of the Bank of America/Fannie Mae feud, news comes out that Bank of America BAC (NYSE) is working on sweeping changes that would require many users of basic checking accounts to pay a monthly fee unless they agree to online banking, buy more products, or maintain certain balances. Most major banks lose money on free checking accounts, …

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FCC Writes Letter To Google Over Early Mobile Termination Fees

The Federal Communications Commission recently began an inquiry into exorbitant early termination fees in mobile phone carriers’ contracts. The investigation began when Verizon raised its early termination fee to $350 (from $175) for smartphones.

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