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ConsumerWatch: Debit Charge Delays Surprise Pizza Purchasers

Northbay customers of Little Caesar’s Pizza restaurant are finding some surprising charges for pizza purchases they made in January. Thousands of credit card and debit charges were delayed for as long as nine months.

09/21/2012

A banking customer uses an ATM at a Wells Fargo Bank in Oakland (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Pre-Paid Debit Card Users Have Less Protection

Sam Gold used his pre-paid WePay debit card to withdraw $200 from his local Wells Fargo ATM. Gold expected to see a $3 processing fee on his receipt because he wasn’t a Wells Fargo customer. However, when he received his bank statement, a second transaction of $203 was tacked on.

01/24/2012

ConsumerWatch: Overdraft Fees Put Hospital Patient In Poor Financial Health

A Bay Area patient recently came home from a long hospital stay to find 47 bank overdraft fees totaling more than $1,600.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/25/2011

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