Charles Schwab Drops Online Trading Commission Fees As Industry Battles Over Cost To InvestCharles Schwab is dropping commissions for online trading of U.S. stocks and exchange-traded funds, the latest slash in an industry battle that's drastically cut the cost of investing.
San Francisco Shopping Bag Fees Going Up By 15 CentsThe price of bags provided by retail stores in San Francisco will soon go up by 15 cents after the city’s Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an ordinance raising the price Tuesday.
Regulators Say LendingClub Failed To Properly Disclose FeesA federal lawsuit was filed against LendingClub in California.
San Francisco Eliminates Burdensome Fees For People Convicted Of CrimesThe San Francisco Sheriff's Department says people convicted of crimes will no longer have to pay fees for electronic monitoring, or community service.
Governor Brown Pushes For New Bill To Fix RoadsAs California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday pushed for his new bill that would raise gas taxes and vehicle registration fees to fix the state's broken roads, some Bay Area lawmakers were asking why they should rush to pass it.
Californians Pass Prop 52 To Extend Hospital Fees To Fund Medi-Cal ServicesVoters in California approved Proposition 52 to extend Medi-Cal hospital fees beyond January 1, 2018.
Contra Costa Co. Suspends Fees On Families With Kids In Juvenile HallThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to impose a moratorium on fees charged to parents and guardians of children incarcerated or monitored in the juvenile justice system.
No More Free Ride - Sin City Hotels, Casinos To Charge For ParkingThe Las Vegas Strip’s largest hotel-casino operator has officially started charging for parking.
Uber Charging Passengers If Driver Waits Over 2 MinutesUber is testing out new policies meant to encourage passengers to be more prompt when requesting rides.
Park Fee Proposal For Sonoma County Beaches Moves To Coastal CommissionA battle is coming to a head between beach goers and Sonoma County over proposed new fees the county wants to charge people to park at four beaches.
University Of California's Hedge Fund Investments Plagued By High Fees"UC paid a billion dollars in fees for returns that largely mirrored the overall stock market," according to a study released by a UC employee union.
San Francisco Ends Towing Fees For Stolen Car VictimsA towing contract approved by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency on Tuesday reduces towing fees across the board and drops them altogether for victims of vehicle theft.
San Francisco Lowers Towing Fees For Stolen CarsShort of the jail, which is ironically right across the street, the tow yard is the last place you want to find yourself in the city of San Francisco.
Gov. Brown Proposes $65 Fee On Drivers As Part Of $3.6 Billion Plan To Fix HighwaysGov. Jerry Brown's administration is proposing to spend $3.6 billion a year for repairs to California's crumbling transportation infrastructure, with some of the money to come from a $65 annual fee on vehicle registrations and increases in diesel and gas taxes tied to inflation.
Muir Woods Entry Fee Going Up From $7 To $10Entry for children under 16 years of age will continue to be free, said the National Park Service, which announced the price increase on Thursday.