Can an apartment manager require online rental payments and make tenants pay the fee for that service?

November 16, 2015 15:00 by Consumer Ed
Dear Consumer Ed:   The management company where I live has stopped collecting rent in person (via check or cash) and now only accepts payments online using a third-party company. The cost for this service is passed on to the renters. Is that legal? Consumer Ed says:   Your question rai... [More]

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Odometer and dealer sticker did not reflect true mileage on used car

October 27, 2015 16:00 by Consumer Ed
Dear Consumer Ed:   I bought a car at a used car dealership. The sticker on the window read “89,000 Miles” and the odometer reflected the same number.  The paperwork the dealer gave me had the same mileage but also had “TMU,” which means “true miles unknown.&... [More]

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What is the maximum interest and fees a buyer of old credit card debt can charge?

October 13, 2015 19:47 by Consumer Ed
Dear Consumer Ed:   I have some outstanding credit card debt from seven years ago. I was recently contacted by a debt collector, who is not the actual creditor, attempting to collect this debt. They want me to pay fees and interest that have nothing to do with the original debt. Can you tell m... [More]

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