More than a third of the mortgage complaints received by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau come from people who can no longer afford their payments.
Extended BlackBerry outages, failed debit card fees, and a new barcode to curb the most extreme couponers are among them.
Customers have let it be known that they're not going to accept new charges without added value in return.
Shades of Bank of America or Netflix: Verizon's new $2 fee for paying a bill with a credit card has customers fuming.
Some customers are finding out that the orders they placed way back on Black Friday will not be filled.
Sales of 100-watt incandescents have spiked before new energy-efficiency standards take effect on Jan. 1.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is testing a form that explains in plain language what customers are signing up for.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2013 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Quotes are real-time for NASDAQ, NYSE and AMEX. See delay times for other exchanges.
Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Thomson Reuters (click for restrictions). Real-time quotes provided by BATS Exchange. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Interactive Data Real-Time Services. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by SIX Financial Information.
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.