Inquiring Consumer Archive: April, 2012

CFPB looks into 9 banks' overdraft practices

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Two years ago, the Federal Reserve required banks to stop routinely allowing customers to overdraft their checking accounts via declinable... Read more

On 'bill shock' (and racy ads), T-Mobile leads the way

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Wireless bill shock is one of those know-it-when-you-see-it things. It happens when you get socked with charges that are hundreds or even... Read more

Health care: We're number 17!

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It's always fascinating to see yourself through other people's eyes. Courtesy of Austin Frakt at the Incidental Economist blog, here's a link... Read more