(Source: AP/Lukas Barth)

C. Florida Businessman Gives Huge Present To Walmart Customers

It’s going to be a very Merry Christmas for multiple families who were using the layaway program at a Central Florida Walmart.

CBS Miami–12/13/2013

(Source: CBS)

The Secret Science That Gets You To Shop Till You Drop

Shoppers beware: retailers are increasingly using psychological tricks to get you to make more, and in some cases, different purchases.


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FPL Offers To Settle Rate Case; Opponents Wary Of Costs

Florida Power & Light made a deal late Wednesday to settle its $690 million rate case by offering to cut the cost $138 million next year.

CBS Miami–08/16/2012

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Pay-TV Customers Cutting The Cord

Second quarter numbers reportedly show that more than 400,000 pay-TV subscribers in the U.S. have dropped their service from DirecTV, Time Warner, Comcast, and more.

CBS Miami–08/03/2012

(Source: CBS4) BankAtlantic is taken over by BB&T

650 Laid Off BankAtlantic Employees Offered Jobs

The 650 Bank Atlantic employees made jobless after BB&T bought the Fort Lauderdale-based bank have been offered jobs by BB&T.

CBS Miami–08/02/2012


More Than 7 Million Samsung TVs Plagued By Possible Power Defect

CBS4 Investigates the power defects that could affect as many as seven-and-a-half million Samsung TV owners.


(Source: CBS4)

Layaway: What’s Old Is New Again

It is time to start thinking about holiday shopping and how you’re going to pay for it this year. As Chief Consumer Investigator Al Sunshine explains, what was old is new again. Stores are bringing back “layaway.”


(Source: CBS4)

Bank of America To Pay $410M To Settle Overdraft Fee Lawsuit

A federal judge approved a $410 million dollar settlement Monday forcing Bank of America to settle a lawsuit over excessive debit card fees.



Discover Card Under Fire

Discover is facing a class-action lawsuit accusing the credit card giant of selling unwanted services to consumers across the country and bilking them, in some cases, out of thousands of dollars.