Call Kurtis: Why Am I Being Charged Home Inspection Fee When No One Inspected my House?Fairfield resident Chris Ryan has owned his house for a quarter-century. Recently when his home loan was taken over by a new company, he says an odd charge popped up on his statement.
US Supreme Court Appears Ready To Overrule Precedent Allowing Unions To Gather Mandatory FeesThe Supreme Court appears ready to deal a major blow to organized labor as it considers the free speech rights of government workers who say they shouldn't be forced to pay fees to public sector unions.
Entrance Fees Rising At Yosemite, Some Other National ParksBe prepared to pay a bit more if you're headed to some national parks and recreation areas this summer.
Yosemite National Park Fees To Increase In MarchVisitors to Yosemite National Park will pay more to enter and camp overnight, under fee hikes that start March 1.
UC Davis Students Protest Planned UC Tuition HikeStudents gathered on the campus of UC Davis Tuesday to protest planned tuition hikes.
Call Kurtis: The DMV Won't Update My Car's Value
Call Kurtis: Warranty Processing Fees?Gamble paid $5,398 for the system from Sacramento-based All-Year Heating, Air and Solar. But when the system broke down after five years, the repairman charged him $405 -- $85 for a service call, $170 for two hours of labor, and $150 for "circuit board" -- which Gamble thought was a part.