The smarter consumer: The 10 worst scams in America

We live in a world of schemes, swindles and shady deals. I know. I’ve been navigating its dark waters most of my career. The average consumer is slammed with fraudulent offers every day, from “You may already be a winner” sweepstakes to impostors trying to steal your hard-earned cash.
By |October 18th, 2011|OYS|2 Comments|

30 worst cities for traffic in America

Which American city has the worst traffic? If you said New York or Los Angeles, guess again. A new survey by TomTom, which is based on the traffic data of millions of GPS users, finds Seattle has the highest percentage of congested roadways.

And the award for America’s worst hotel goes to …

It's too close to call. A review of several "worst of" lists suggests there's a high concentration of awful hotels in the New York area, with one or two standouts outside of Gotham. The bad properties are also likely to be owned by one chain.