Monday, April 12, 2021

Terri Dickerson

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Updated 1 year, 4 months ago

Consumer Gal: Amazon not living up to customer expectations

A recent customer service experience with Amazon left a Post Falls reader wondering if Amazon is getting too big.

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Responsibility for damage caused by storms

After the severe wind storm in January 2021

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
The Chase email mystery

When reviewing my Chase statement, I noticed a questionable charge on my account for $236. The charge was from a clothing store out of New York. I didn’t recognize the compan

Updated 1 month ago
How many credit cards should you keep?

As consumers we need to think about how to best manage our credit which includes determining the optimal number of credits cards we should hold. At a minimum it is good to

Updated 2 months ago
Lyft’s insurance coverage loophole

While ride sharing services have become more popular, we need to be careful of a loophole

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Beware this block grant scam

As always, don't give out your personal information.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
New COVID-19 testing rules for travel to the U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued an order that

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Did you throw away your stimulus debit card?

With so many scams going around it’s no wonder people thought the

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Singing those service department blues

A Post Falls reader wrote me to describe an interesting experience

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Ranking Venmo and PayPal

If you aren’t familiar with Venmo or PayPal these are two of the most

Updated 4 months ago
PREP Act is something you should understand

We’ve been hearing a lot about the COVID-19 vaccines, but have you

Updated 4 months, 1 week ago
Set up your 'My Social Security' account

Set up your Social Security account, even if you're young.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Warm up to idea of freezing your credit

The latest tips to avoid scams.

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Look deeper into health savings accounts

It is that time of the year for not just the holidays but open enrollment

Updated 5 months ago
Consumer gal: Defining a certified pre-owned vehicle

As an alternative to purchasing a new vehicle many

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Now that’s one expensive cab ride

A Coeur d’Alene reader and his wife went to Santiago, Chili to