Publication: The Consumerist

First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Apple Surprises No One By Removing Bose Products From Online Store

( SimonQ錫濛譙 ) With the fairly recent acquisition of Beats Music and Electronics it probably doesn’t come as a huge surprise that Apple has ceased the sale of Bose products, including headphones and soundbars. The removal of the Bose products from ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Volkswagen Recalls More Than 441,000 Beetles, Jettas To Inspect Rear Suspension Issue

( Eric Arnold ) Did you ever play the road trip game where you got to punch your sibling if you saw a Volkswagen Beetle? No? Okay, well then, neither did I. For those thinking of playing “slug bug” (or punch buggy, punch bug, punch dub, piggy punch, ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

UPDATE: National Car Rental Bus Driver Not Fired For Kevin Hart Photo

There’s a happy ending to the story of the National Car Rental shuttle driver who was suspended after being caught snapping a photo with actor/comedian Kevin Hart . According to Inside Edition, the employee has been reinstated, effective immediately. ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Even If You Spend Your Career Driving For FedEx, You Might Not Be An Employee

( So Cal Metro ) Each day thousands of delivery drivers get behind the wheel of FedEx Ground trucks and set out for a long day of work. While those workers must follow the company’s rules and regulations about delivery times and working hours, FedEx ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Rent-To-Own Stores Are Like Blockbusters For Couches

( Horacio Riveros ) It’s not a good sign for the prospects of the American working class when the president of a rapidly-expanding rent-to-own household goods company observes that items are coming back to his stores so quickly that it’s “like a Blockbuster.” ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Debt Collection Is A Great Line Of Work For Ex-Cons

( Ryan Holloway ) When a debt collector calls you, there’s a good chance that he or she might be an ex-convict calling you from a strip mall in Buffalo, New York. Buying and collecting debt is a lucrative business, and some people who had a rough upbringing ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

7 Habits Of Highly Obnoxious Travelers

( John Kittelsrud ) Traveling is supposed to bring joy and relaxation into one’s stressed-out life, but not all of us can fly in private planes with only those people we know we won’t want to beat senseless with a swim noodle before the jet lands. ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Kmart Clarifies Layaway Rules For Closing Stores, No One Tells Kmart Employees

Earlier this week, we shared with you the complaint of some Kmart customers in Ohio who placed items on layaway before learning that the store they had visited was about to close . This affected their payoff date and payments, but a Sears Holdings ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Pizza Hut Creates Crusts Stuffed With Jalapeños And With Dessert

In their ongoing quest to stretch the boundaries of pizza crust-stuffing science, Pizza Hut uses their international outlets as test kitchens for new and exciting meals. In the United Arab Emirates and in Korea, the chain is testing two ideas that sound ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Thousands Of MacBooks Made In 2011 Have Self-Immolating Graphics Cards

These pink and white stripes are not pretty. Models of Apple’s higher-end portable computer, the MacBook Pro, have come to the end of their three-year extended warranties. That leaves their owners at the mercy of Apple when something goes wrong, and ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Woman Sent To Jail For Failing To Mow Lawn

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First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 2 reports

Teen Allegedly Steals Mini Tour Bus, Picks Up Passengers During Joyride

Authorities in Nashville say a teen stole a tour bus and took it for a joyride picking up passengers along the way. Earlier this week a disgruntled mining company employee allegedly stole and crashed his employer’s train . While that was obviously ... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 16 2014]
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Rent-To-Own Stores Are Like Blockbusters For Co... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Debt Collection Is A Great Line Of Work For Ex-... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Apple Surprises No One By Removing Bose Product... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
7 Habits Of Highly Obnoxious Travelers [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
UPDATE: National Car Rental Bus Driver Not Fire... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Kmart Clarifies Layaway Rules For Closing Store... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Pizza Hut Creates Crusts Stuffed With Jalapeños... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Even If You Spend Your Career Driving For FedEx... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Thousands Of MacBooks Made In 2011 Have Self-Im... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Woman Sent To Jail For Failing To Mow Lawn [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Volkswagen Recalls More Than 441,000 Beetles, J... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
Kevin Hart Begs National Car Rental To Not Fire... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
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Rent-To-Own Stores Are Like Blockbusters For Co... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
( Horacio Riveros ) It’s not a good sign for the prospects of the American working class when the president of a rapidly-expanding rent-to-own household goods company observes that items are coming back to his stores so quickly that it’s “like a Blockbuster.” ...
Debt Collection Is A Great Line Of Work For Ex-... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
( Ryan Holloway ) When a debt collector calls you, there’s a good chance that he or she might be an ex-convict calling you from a strip mall in Buffalo, New York. Buying and collecting debt is a lucrative business, and some people who had a rough upbringing ...
Apple Surprises No One By Removing Bose Product... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
( SimonQ錫濛譙 ) With the fairly recent acquisition of Beats Music and Electronics it probably doesn’t come as a huge surprise that Apple has ceased the sale of Bose products, including headphones and soundbars. The removal of the Bose products from ...
7 Habits Of Highly Obnoxious Travelers [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
( John Kittelsrud ) Traveling is supposed to bring joy and relaxation into one’s stressed-out life, but not all of us can fly in private planes with only those people we know we won’t want to beat senseless with a swim noodle before the jet lands. ...
UPDATE: National Car Rental Bus Driver Not Fire... [Published The Consumerist - Oct 17 2014]
There’s a happy ending to the story of the National Car Rental shuttle driver who was suspended after being caught snapping a photo with actor/comedian Kevin Hart . According to Inside Edition, the employee has been reinstated, effective immediately. ...
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