City Waives Plumbing And Electrical Permit Fees For Storm Damage RepairThe City of Lewisville is waiving the plumbing and electrical work permit fee for repairs on any home or commercial property damage caused by last week’s winter storm.
American Airlines Is Grounding Emotional-Support Animals, Will Rake In Millions In Pet FeesAmerican Airlines is banning emotional-support animals in a move that will force most owners to pay extra if they want their pets to travel with them.
Some North Texas Businesses Hurt By Coronavirus Raising Prices, Adding FeesReeling from the financial losses of the pandemic, some restaurants, salons and dental offices have started including a COVID-19 surcharge.
City Of Dallas To Work On Eliminating 'Unjust' Fines And Fees"Our fines and fees should not prevent our residents from earning an honest living, and we should do all that we can to ensure equity for our underserved communities," said Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson.
Prime Members No Longer Have To Pay Fee For Amazon Fresh Grocery DeliveryIn a move to hopefully jumpstart its food delivery business: Amazon is cutting the monthly fee for its Amazon Fresh grocery service.
Check Your Surfboard For $30, American Slashes Bag Fees For Sports, Music EquipmentAmerican is eliminating oversize bag fees for common sports and music equipment, effective for travel on or after May 21.
Texas Transportation Department To Waive $1.3B In Late FeesThe Texas Department of Transportation will forgive more than $1.3 billion in late fines and fees owed by drivers on state toll roads since 2007.
Organized Labor Case Goes In Front Of Supreme Court The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that could deal a painful financial blow to organized labor.
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.