Lindsay Foster Thomas
Feb 21, 2014 Booking your next vacation means dealing with airlines ... and their fees. After you spend a pretty penny on the ticket, there are all sorts of charges for extra comforts like an in-flight snack, a few extra inches of legroom ... you name it!
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Jan 8, 2014 The rules are more strict in an effort by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to make the housing market safer for consumers.
Dec 6, 2013 A deal to avoid another government shutdown seems to be coalescing around increasing revenues -- but not taxes.
Nov 7, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will announce new rules for the debt collection industry.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 26, 2013 The record settlement could help the bank avoid future lawsuits.
Sep 12, 2013 Fees airlines charge for things like blankets and extra bags were up 20 percent last year from the year before. But a dollar doled out for a sandwich isn't always the same as the buck you spend on your seat.
Aug 9, 2013 Since 2011, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has been collecting consumer complaints and helping people resolve their disputes with companies. Richard Cordray, the newly confirmed CFPB director, talks about using his organization as a resource.
Aug 1, 2013 A judge has ruled the fees banks have been charging retailers for each and every debit-card transaction are too high.
Jul 31, 2013 Senator Angus King of Maine explains why he supports reintroducing Glass-Steagall and shares his thoughts on the rising costs of higher education.