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Travelling in Europe this summer?

Why not have a look at the holiday-themed August edition of the EU Publications Office Newsletter. The selection of titles include practical tips for anyone travelling in Europe as well as information on EU consumer and passenger rights. 48 more words


House Votes To Strip Bank & Credit Card Customers Of Constitutional Right To A Day In Court

Because the Sixth and Seventh Amendments of the U.S. Constitution are apparently less important than making sure that banks, credit card companies, student loan companies, and other financial services be allowed to behave badly with impunity, the House of Representatives has voted to overturn a new federal regulation that would have helped American consumers hold these companies accountable through the legal system.

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Bankruptcy: Understanding your consumer rights

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — After saying yes to the dress, thousands of Alfred Angelo brides-to-be were stuck looking for a new dress after the retailer closed all of their 61 stores last week without warning. 212 more words


How is the housing crisis connected to poor service? And other questions I tried to answer on Twitter today

Another day, another Twitter row.

Today I found myself embroiled in an argument about towels that, as often happens online, got way out of hand very, very quickly. 2,428 more words