Our Friend, Hidden Fees

Our Friend, Hidden Fees

A new article in the Boston Globe explains why hidden fees work. You may have gotten that printer for free with your computer but you could be paying $1,500 in ink cartridges over the next four years.

Laptop Reward Traps the Myopic

Laptop Reward Traps the Myopic

Sic Crocodile Dundee on these Marketers

Sic Crocodile Dundee on these Marketers

You’ll need a gator-skinning knife to slice through this hogwash.

AMEX Clear a Little Cloudy

AMEX Clear a Little Cloudy

AMEX has a new card, “Clear,” boasting “no fees of any kind.”

Deceptive Mouseprint Advertising Given Boldface Exposure

Deceptive Mouseprint Advertising Given Boldface Exposure

The Mouseprint blog is dedicated to pointing out the hilarious juxtaposition between the the big bold print in ads and the sometimes completely contradictory caveats buried in the fine print.