Ask The Consumerist: Is There Any Point To All These Stupid Surveys?

Ask The Consumerist: Is There Any Point To All These Stupid Surveys?

Rachel is sick of surveys and writes in to ask if we think they serve any purpose. [More]

Be Ready For A Hassle When Flying With Your Snub-Nosed Dog

Be Ready For A Hassle When Flying With Your Snub-Nosed Dog

A number of airlines already have bans on allowing snub-nosed dogs like pugs, bulldogs and boxers to be checked in their planes’ cargo holds. However, traveling with one of those dogs in a carry-on bag in the cabin should be just fine. The problem is, not everyone at the airlines is aware of this fact. [More]

Does Accepting A Better Fridge Than The One I Ordered Make Me A Bad Consumer?

Does Accepting A Better Fridge Than The One I Ordered Make Me A Bad Consumer?

Last week, a reader wrote in wanting to hear from the Consumerist hive-mind if he’d been a Bad Consumer by badgering a carwash into giving him some wiper fluid for damage that might not have been the carwash’s fault. Inspired by that post, another reader wants to hear your verdict — and this time it’s a lot pricier than a bottle of wiper fluid. [More]

Reader Wants To Know If He's A Bad Consumer

Reader Wants To Know If He's A Bad Consumer

UPDATE: Greg has heard the voice of the Consumerist reader hive-mind and decided to follow your advice so that he may continue to criticize Bad Consumers without being labeled a hypocrite. [More]

How Can I Prepare In Advance In Case My Flights Are Canceled?

How Can I Prepare In Advance In Case My Flights Are Canceled?

Mrgrammarperson has an upcoming airline trip planned, and he’s nervous that one of his flights will be canceled and throw his entire travel itinerary off. He asks the seasoned travelers of the Consumerist Hive Mind: what should he do if his flights are canceled to reach his destination on time? [More]

48% Of Those Planning To Quit Once The Economy Improves Say
It's Because They No Longer Trust Their Bosses

48% Of Those Planning To Quit Once The Economy Improves Say It's Because They No Longer Trust Their Bosses

1/3 of working Americans say they’re going to try to find a new job once the recession is over, and 48% of that group cited losing trust in their employer as being the primary factory, according to a new study. [More]