There are dozens of ways to lower your energy costs, and most require little in the way of effort or expense.
Customers have let it be known that they're not going to accept new charges without added value in return.
The carrier proposed charging a $2 fee each time a customer pays a wireless bill online with plastic. The backlash was immediate and intense.
Shades of Bank of America or Netflix: Verizon's new $2 fee for paying a bill with a credit card has customers fuming.
Sales of 100-watt incandescents have spiked before new energy-efficiency standards take effect on Jan. 1.
Paying with plastic took on new meaning this week when the Bank of Canada introduced its new polymer $100 bill.
That first easy loan can lead to an endless cycle of ever-growing payments before you know it. Make sure you don't slide down this slippery slope.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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