Tag: fees

Are Internet Providers Going to Charge for Data Usage?

I found this image on Reddit the other day under the Cord Cutter’s thread. It was by a Comcast user who is being charged for their internet usage. I was a little alarmed at this, but not totally so. Awhile back when I was logged in to my Comcast account, I saw a little interactive box in …

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Beware of “Sleeper” Subscription and Service Fees

I came across this somewhat disturbing Reddit post today about a man whose elderly father had been paying an AOL subscription that he hadn’t been using for over 10 years! When he broke it down – his father had essentially paid out over $2,500 in worthless fees! Ouch.

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Is Craigslist Really Free?

A reader recently alerted us to an interesting factoid regarding the online classified service, Craigslist: It’s not entirely free. In case you didn’t know either, here’s a rundown of all that Craiglist charges for (taken from their website): 

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7 Common Missed Fees That You Need to Avoid

This past month, when I went to pay my mortgage, I noticed that they were charging me an extra $7.99 fee for paying my balance due. I thought this was odd, so I waited until this month’s bill showed up. To my disbelief there was still that nasty $7.99 fee. I thought I better call …

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What Are Those Fees on My AT&T Cell Phone Bill?

I’m always skeptical of bills I receive. And, cell phone bills are no different. They can be full of various charges, surcharges, fees and taxes that will make your head spin. So, what’s a person to do? I did a little bit of digging to find out more about our AT&T cell phone bill and …

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