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Dear Consumer Ed: I want to get a Golden Retriever. I looked online and found a dog breeder that is located about an hour away. They seem to be honorable, but how can I confirm that they are reputable before I proceed?
Dear Consumer Ed: I responded to an online ad for a free trial offer of skin cream. I received the cream and my credit card was charged $4.95 as stated.
Dear Consumer Ed: I recently purchased a home and the closing attorney's office did not send my documents via encrypted mail, which resulted in the exposure of my personal information, including my Social Security number.
Dear Consumer Ed: I purchased custom shirts that were supposed to be ready within two weeks. It’s now six months later and still no shirts. Is it a crime to take money and not produce the goods that you sold? What can I do?
Dear Consumer Ed: A car dealer sold me a used car that was an automatic. After purchasing it, my insurance company did a VIN number check, which indicated that the car had a manual transmission.
Dear Consumer Ed: I live in Missouri and will be moving to Atlanta next month. Will I have to pay the Title Ad Valorem Tax (TAVT) in Georgia, even though I already paid vehicle tax in Missouri?
Dear Consumer Ed: I just had my eyes examined and my optometrist prescribed progressive lenses. The cost for the new glasses was $650.
Dear Consumer Ed: I have been dealing with a builder for over a year regarding damage done to my yard after they graded the home next door to mine. The damage has caused two sinkholes in my yard, but the builder maintains that there is no problem. What can I do?
Dear Consumer Ed: Two months ago my Corvette was towed for being illegally parked in front of a business.
Dear Consumer Ed: I keep receiving 0% balance transfer offers in the mail from credit card companies. I’m carrying a little extra debt right now. How can I determine if it’s a good idea to transfer my existing credit card debt to the 0% card?