PBS NewsHour How Fine Print on Bills Helps Big Companies Get More Money
How Fine Print on Your Bills Helps Big Companies in Taking More of Your Money Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: How Fine Print on Bills Helps Big Companies Get More Money
Cell phone bills are up 30 percent since 2009. So are cable television bills. Big companies are inserting tiny fees that add up to a lot and their profits do not reflect market competition. In fact, quite the opposite. Economics correspondent Paul Solman talks to David Cay Johnston about what's in the fine print on your bills.
Premiere Date: 11/28/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E