Dallas County Commissioner’s Vote To Lower Vehicle Inspection FeesWhile the bill to eliminate vehicle inspections died in the Texas Legislature, lawmakers in Dallas County are taking action.
Costs Of Celebrity College Commencement Speakers Can Add UpWhen colleges pick their graduation speakers, many strive to put a celebrity behind the podium. It can bring prestige. It can bring publicity. And it can bring a steep bill.
Supreme Court Deadlock Upholds Win For Unions In Fee CaseA tie vote from the Supreme Court means public sector unions in about half the states can continue collecting fees from workers who choose not to join.
Frustrating & Costly - What's Behind The NTTA Phantom Toll Bills?Drivers charged late fees on bills they never received – it’s a mistake that could show up in your mailbox. In this case we’re talking about tollway charges.
Despite Lower Prices At The Pump, Fuel Surcharges Not Going DownIf gas prices go up, delivery companies charge you for the fuel. Okay. So if prices go down, you pay less, right? Wrong! You’re still paying the same amount and in some cases even more.
Top 5 Places To Look For Hidden Fees & How To Avoid ThemYou may be guilty of not reading every line on a bill or all that small print before signing-up for a credit card or bank account. So-called “hidden fees” cost the average consumer hundreds of dollars every year.
AT&T To Pay $105M Settlement For Bogus Wireless ChargesAT&T will pay a hefty $105 million to settle government charges that the company unlawfully billed wireless customers for tens of millions of dollars in bogus charges - a practice known as cramming.
SCOTUS: Public Union Can't Make Nonmembers Pay FeesThe Supreme Court says public sector unions can't collect fees from home health care workers who object to being affiliated with a union.
Keller To Begin Collecting Fees For City Field UseYouth sports organizations in Keller will start collecting a new $30 fee from non-residents by this fall.
American Airlines Rolls Out New Fare StructureAmerican will charge up to $88 more per round trip for passengers who want a basic ticket that includes checking baggage or changing the reservation later on.
NTTA Approves Banning Top Violators From RoadsIt’s official; the top toll violators in Texas will now be banned from North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) roads.
Texas Lawmakers Mull Fees For Some Tobacco FirmsTexas lawmakers are hearing testimony about the possibility of levying fees on tobacco firms that weren't part of the state's multibillion dollar 1998 settlement with major cigarette companies.