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by laura northrup

eBay is currently engaging in an ad campaign, timed to coincide with the release of the iPhone 6 and 6 plus, meant to coax people who don’t currently use eBay to use the service to find new homes for their phones. Yet people who are frequent eBay users...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Monday, September 29, 2014
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We like to share news of product, food, and vehicle recalls, because keeping our readers free from fire, illness, and injury is very important to us. However, every recall and warning of potentially contaminated food has hidden victims. Sometimes those...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Monday, September 29, 2014
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“Free ball python with every car rental” might appeal to some customers as a promotion, but it would be an expensive one, and most customers probably wouldn’t be interested. Two tourists found a free surprise python in the trunk of the car they...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Monday, September 29, 2014
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Uber is best known as an app that dispatches limos, black cars, or regular drivers in regular cars to wherever you and your smartphone are, but has a less-known feature called UberTaxi. In Germany, where the company and taxi drivers are in a legal fight...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Monday, September 29, 2014
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Under its current ownership, Burger King started to do something kind of revolutionary for a company in the fast food restaurant business: it sold most of its corporate-owned restaurants. That move appears to have worked out well for the King, and now...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Monday, September 29, 2014
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Chipotle has a kids’ menu with tiny quesadillas and organic milk, and offers high chairs in its dining rooms. They seemed to Chad like an establishment that welcomes and accommodates families with small children. When his wife took their 16-month-old...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Monday, September 29, 2014
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Most people who drive learn the essentials of driving, traffic, car maintenance, and road rage skills from their parents. That’s what parents are for: to pass on their wisdom as well as their bad habits. We also pick up bad or outdated information...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Years ago, I lived in an inexpensive and terrible apartment under the flight path for the local airport. It doesn’t take long to adjust to the noise, and you can admire the planes or just ignore ‘em. There’s one thing that you can’t learn to...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Did the recent recession make consumers realize that carrying large amounts of debt for their credit card and car purchases is a bad thing? No, Americans have not adopted widespread frugality, a report from the Federal Reserve shows. We’re taking on...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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