March 11- A few weeks after Melanie Mendez and her husband returned home to Massachusetts from South Florida in January they received a bill from a rental car company for $555. She had to turn to the Better Business Bureau, which eventually got the charge dropped.» Read More
Nomorobo launched recently, and it says it's now blocking 48,000 robocalls a week.
Retailers use big data to maximize revenue—that is to take as much of your money as they can. Why shouldn't you have the same power?
Both sides of the publication's compilation for 2013 feature retailers and airlines.
Of the Big 4 wireless companies, Verizon and T-Mobile did the best job of making their customers happy, according to a survey. But you may want to read on.
The thugs behind the global CryptoLocker ransomware attack have added a bizarre new twist: a customer service line.
Hertz sold its Advantage brand, which competes with Dollar Thrifty in the low-cost segment of the market, to Franchise Services of North America and Macquarie Capital.
Couples who relocated or rescheduled weddings due to the shutdown may be able to get their money back.
Diedinhouse.com uses public records and other databases to find who used to live in a particular U.S. address, and if they died while in the house.
In the latest "despicable scam," fraudsters threaten to shut off your power unless you fork over cash.
Apple was named the world’s most valuable brand on Monday, taking the fizz out of Coca-Cola’s 13-year run at the top of an annual survey.
*Cuts adj earnings/share forecast to $1.68- $1.78 from $1.78- $1.88. Hertz said it now expects full-year adjusted earnings of $1.68- $1.78 per share, down from its previous forecast of $1.78- $1.88, based on 465 million shares. Hertz shares, which have gained 10 percent in the last three months, closed at $25.78 on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday.
Allister Heath, editor at City AM, highlights that the BoE's voting system could make it harder for Mark Carney to make changes and says the recent data proves that "it's an important moment" for the U.K.'s economy.
Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, comments on the worst-than-expected April PMIs for the euro zone, and says that it shows the bloc will remain in recession in the current quarter.
Nirgunan Tiruchelvam, Equities Analyst at Standard Chartered, discusses the recent CP All - Siam Makro Deal, and gives us tips about whether to invest in Thailand's convenience store market.
KFC parent Yum Brands reported sales fell 13% in March at restaurants in China amid a new bird-flu scare.
An online phenomenon lets people rent, lend or trade almost anything to complete strangers, NBC says.
New York City starts a ban this Tuesday on the sale of big sugary drinks. But there are exceptions to the rule and places to buy them.
Naps aren't just for preschoolers anymore. Some companies are setting up "nap rooms," hoping to boost productivity. That sounds like a charging station -- for humans!
Fears that demand for luxury goods in China is slowing as growth in the country weakens are mere exaggeration and paranoia.
Beer lovers have filed $5 million class-action lawsuits accusing Anheuser-Busch of watering down its Budweiser, Michelob and other brands.