consumer issues

Avoid These 8 Stupid Shopping Mistakes

There are so many stores, so many deals and so many ways you can waste money that it's almost inevitable you're going to make some rookie shopping mistakes.

Why It Might Be Time to Switch Banks

A new survey finds many consumers believe switching banks is difficult. But it needn't be -- especially if your bank isn't meeting your needs.

Will Data Caps Kill Streaming TV?

Consumers want to cherry-pick the shows and movies that they want to see, but an unlikely industry may save cable providers and spoil consumers' party.

How to Spot and Fight Unfair Fees

It's almost impossible to get through life without running into the occasional unnecessary or excessive fee or fine. So what can you do?